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1. sacrum

wedge-shaped bone consisting of five fused vertebrae forming the posterior part of the pelvis; its base connects with the lowest lumbar vertebra and its tip with the coccyx

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noun plural -cra (-krə)
(in man) the large wedge-shaped bone, consisting of five fused vertebrae, in the lower part of the back
the corresponding part in some other vertebrates

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nounWord forms: plural ˈsacra (ˈseɪkrə ; sāˈkrə; ˈseɪrə ; sāˈrə) or ˈsacrums
a thick, triangular bone situated near the lower end of the spinal column, where it joins both innominate bones to form the dorsal part of the pelvis: it is formed in humans of five fused vertebrae

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see synonyms of sacrum sa·cra(sākrə, sakrə)
A triangular bone made up of five fused vertebrae and forming the posterior section of the pelvis.

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