• Simmons
  • As with most of his science fiction and in particular with Hyperion, Ilium demonstrates that Simmons writes in the soft science fiction tradition of Ray Bradbury and Ursula K. Le Guin. (wikipedia.org)
  • As in Le Guin's Hainish series, Simmons places the action of Ilium in a vast and complex universe made of relatively plausible technological and scientific elements. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • All reptiles have an ilium except snakes, although some snake species have a tiny bone which is considered to be an ilium. (wikipedia.org)
  • The brevis shelf is the bony ridge at the inner side of the fossa, the bone wall forming the internal face of the rear part of the ilium, which functions as an attachment area for a tail muscle, the musculus caudofemoralis brevis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The os ilium can literally be translated as bone (Latin: os ) of the flanks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greek
  • More than a millennium earlier the ossa ilium were described by the Greek physician Galen, and referred to as, with a quite similar expression, τά πλατέα λαγόνων ὀστᾶ, the flat bones of the flanks, with λαγών for flank. (wikipedia.org)
  • In modern Greek the nominalized adjective λαγόνιο is used to refer to the os ilium. (wikipedia.org)
  • anterior
  • straight line drawn between the knee and anterior ilium. (cmnh.org)
  • The arcuate line marks the border between the body (corpus) and the wing (ala) of the ilium, and, running inferior, anterior, and medial from the auricular surface to the area corresponding to the acetabulum, it also indicates where weight is transferred from the sacroiliac joint to the hip joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • fictional
  • In all other respects, Ilium very closely resembles Schenectady, New York, with the fictional Iroquois River standing in for the real Mohawk River, which flows west-east through Schenectady. (wikipedia.org)
  • relatively
  • CB wrote: but the ilia of basalmost pterosaurs are relatively narrow straight rods that simply suggest changes in the mechanical advantage of muscles relative to their ancestors with shorter ilia. (cmnh.org)
  • Danish
  • Ilia Fibiger (5 October 1817 - 10 June 1867) was a Danish writer and playwright as well as Denmark's first professional nurse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ilia Fibiger published four volumes of plays of which Modsætninger (Contradictions) was produced at the Royal Danish Theatre in 1860. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • Ilium is an Australian melodic power metal band formed in Newcastle in 1998 as Iliad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ilium were founded in Newcastle by former members of local power metal band, Oracle, with guitarist-songwriter Jason Hodges and vocalist Mark Snedden initially as Iliad in 1998. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 2006, it was announced that Swedish keyboardist Kaspar Dahlqvist, a former member of various bands including Dionysus, Stormwind, Treasureland and Circle II Circle, had joined the Ilium line-up, though personal issues have meant that he was unable to continue with the band. (wikipedia.org)
  • refer
  • Still, the city of Ilium is quite clearly distinct from Schenectady, as characters in Player Piano, Cat's Cradle, and Slaughterhouse-Five refer to Schenectady as a separate place. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The external surface, known as the dorsum ossis ilium, is directed backward and lateralward behind, and downward and lateralward in front. (wikipedia.org)
  • hide
  • With nothing to hide, ILIA believes that clean beauty is about more than just leaving out harsh chemicals and toxins. (sephora.com)
  • International
  • Tim's vocal style which was in tune with Smith and Hodges' vision, which helped Ilium garner international praise, whilst the production duties were taken over largely by Hodges and Smith. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • The form ilium in English is however thought to be derived from the Latin word ilium, an orthographic variant in Latin of ile, flank or groin. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • With a playful blend of organic botanicals and buildable formulas, ILIA is high impact and low maintenance for women who believe beauty should be effortless. (sephora.com)
  • In Vonnegut's Galápagos, Mary Hepburn was a high school teacher in Ilium, and in Cat's Cradle, it is the former home of Dr. Felix Hoenikker-one of the fathers of the atomic bomb-thus, it is the town that John visits to interview Dr. Asa Breed, Hoenikker's former supervisor. (wikipedia.org)
  • works
  • Yet Ilium is different from any of the works of Bradbury and Le Guin in its exploration of the very far future of humanity, and in the extra human or post-human themes associated with this. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ilium Works is in roughly the same geographic location as the General Electric plant in Schenectady, where Vonnegut worked as a public relations writer. (wikipedia.org)
  • approach
  • Driven by a transparent, sustainable approach, ILIA reflects a modern sense of simplicity and ease. (sephora.com)
  • Ilium is based on a literary approach similar to most of Bradbury's work, but describes larger segments of society and broader historical events. (wikipedia.org)
  • former
  • Ilia Dyakov (Bulgarian: Илия Дяков) (born 29 September 1963) is a Bulgarian former footballer who played as a defender. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • Late in 2004, Gilchrist and Walmsley rejoined Ilium, and Gilchrist's 15-year-old son Corey joined on keyboards, with his vocals providing extra body to their live performances. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ilium consists of the body and wing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In both Saurischians and Ornithischians, the ilium extends laterally to both sides from the axis of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • events
  • Ilium is also where the events of the short story "Ed Luby's Key Club" (from "Look at the Birdie") take place. (wikipedia.org)
  • York
  • Ilium is a fictitious town in eastern New York state, used as a setting for many of Kurt Vonnegut's novels. (wikipedia.org)