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sciatic US English

Of or relating to the hip

sciatic nerve US English

A major nerve extending from the lower end of the spinal cord down the back of the thigh, and dividing above the knee joint. It is the nerve with the largest diameter in the human body

sciatic notch US English

Either of two indentations in the posterior border of the ischium, through the larger of which the sciatic nerve passes into the thigh.

sciatic stay US English

A stay running between the heads of the mainmast and foremast on a merchant ship, to which a tackle may be attached in order to load and unload cargo.

sciatic vein US English

A vein accompanying the sciatic nerve or artery.

sciatic artery US English

An artery accompanying the sciatic nerve; especially the inferior gluteal artery, a branch of the internal iliac artery.