Lumbar region


Lumbar region
Lumbar Lum"bar, Lumbal Lum"bal, a. [L. lumbus loin. See {Loin}.] (Anat.) Of, pertaining to, or near, the loins; as, the lumbar arteries. [1913 Webster]

{Lumbar region} (Anat.), the region of the loin; specifically, a region between the hypochondriac and iliac regions, and outside of the umbilical region. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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