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In the lower monkeys and the lemurs, the bones of the pelvis are altogether quadrupedal in character.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
Almost every muscle from the base of the skull to the brim of the pelvis is directly concerned in respiration.
THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
In the girl, the breasts and the pelvis assume the adult female type, and ovulation and menstruation begin.
A wrapped stove lid or a hot-water bottle is placed over the pelvis and one under the back.
THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
This is a very certain indication, as it arises from temporary distensions of the pelvis, which nothing else can occasion.
His spine had been crushed at the pelvis and a spar had pierced his side with a hole big enough to put your hand into.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
The pelvis, it is true, is furnished with marsupial bones, but these animals possess no pouch.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
There seems to be a settling down of the body into the pelvis, with a loose alternate motion of the hips.
AW-AW-TAM INDIAN NIGHTSJ. WILLIAM LLOYD
These organs are all placed within, or in contact with, the lower part of the Trunk, called the pelvis.
Section of the Pelvis, to show the shape and connection of those parts not distinctly visible in the full view.

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