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hip meaning

EN[hɪp] [-ɪp]
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WHip
  • In vertebrate anatomy, hip (or "coxa" in medical terminology) refers to either an anatomical region or a joint.
  • The hip region is located lateral and anterior to the gluteal region (i.e., the buttock), inferior to the iliac crest, and overlying the greater trochanter of the femur, or "thigh bone".
  • The hip joint, scientifically referred to as the acetabulofemoral joint (art. coxae), is the joint between the femur and acetabulum of the pelvis and its primary function is to support the weight of the body in both static (e.g.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Transitive verbs
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        Meaning of hip for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "hip" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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