Relating to the ilium and the femur.

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il·io·fem·o·ral .il-ē-ō-'fem-(ə-)rəl adj
1) of or relating to the ilium and the femur
2) relating to or involving an iliac vein and a femoral vein <an \iliofemoral bypass graft>

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il·io·fem·or·al (il″e-o-femґə-rəl) 1. pertaining to the ilium and femur. 2. pertaining to or connecting the iliac and femoral arteries.

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