pelvic girdle definition

  • noun:
    • A bony or cartilaginous construction in vertebrates, attached with and giving support to the hind limbs or fins. Also called pelvic arch.
    • The pelvis.
    • the structure for the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans while the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

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