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ihram the clothing worn by a Muslim pilgrim to Mecca, composed of one section of white cotton covering the midsection and another covering a shoulder. [2 definitions]
IHS abbreviation of a Greek rendering of the name Jesus.
ikebana the Japanese art of harmoniously arranging cut flowers, esp. in the decoration of a home.
ikon variant of icon.
IL abbreviation of "Illinois," a Midwestern U.S. state west of Indiana.
il-1 in; into; on.
il-2 not; without.
-ile of, capable of, or relating to. [2 definitions]
ileitis an inflammation of the ileum.
ileum in mammals and birds, the portion of the small intestine below the jejunum. [2 definitions]
ilex holly. [2 definitions]
iliac of, pertaining to, or near the ilium.
-ility (such) a quality or condition of being (used to form abstract nouns from adjectives ending in -le or -ile.).
ilium the broad, flat, uppermost section of the three parts of the pelvic bone.
ilk a kind, family, or group.
I'll contracted form of "I will."
ill not in normal health; unwell; sick. [11 definitions]
ill. abbreviation of "illustrated" or "illustration."
ill-advised entered into without sufficient counsel or deliberation; unwise.
ill at ease emotionally uncomfortable; uneasy.
ill-bred characterized by a lack of good manners; rude.