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Definition of the adjective acetabular

What does acetabular mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. of the cup-shaped socket that receives the head of the thigh bone

Alternative definition of the adjective acetabular

adjective

  1. cup-shaped; saucer-shaped; acetabuliform.

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Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - Elsevieron VitalSource (2016)

by Mosby

acetabular /assotab"yolors [L, acetabulum, little saucer], pertaining to the acetabulum; a concave surface where the ...

Google previewSzycher's Dictionary of Medical Devices (1995)

by Michael Szycher

The acetabular component is made of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene or ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene reinforced with nonporous metal alloys, and used with or without bone cement. Hip Joint Metal/Composite ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acetabular /as′ətab′′yələr/ [L, acetabulum, little saucer], pertaining to the acetabulum; a concave surface where the femur articulates to form the hip joint. acetabular angle, the angle between the acetabular line and ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

acetabular /as′ətab′′yələr/ [L, acetabulum, little saucer], pertaining to the acetabulum; a concave surface where the femur articulates to form the hip joint. acetabular angle, the angle between the acetabular line and ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Called also acetabular labrum, labrum acetabuli. acetabular glenoidal l. see acetabular labrum (above). articular l. a fibrocartilaginous rimaround theedge of some joint sockets such as theacetabulum and the glenoid. laburnum Laburnum ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Men's Health (2005)

by Glenn S. Rothfeld, Deborah S. Romaine

The acetabular socket may be constructed of metal alloys, polyethylene (high density plastic), or a combination. Working within a large incision that exposes the hip joint, the orthopedic surgeon cuts off the diseased femoral head, hollows a ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Acetabuli, see Acetabular Fossa. F. Mandibularis, see Mandibular Fossa. F. Navicularis, navicular fossa; the dilation of the urethra at the glans penis; a hollow between the vaginal aperture and the fourchette. HRETT ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine (2006)

by Michael Kent

acetabular fossa 7 accident-prone Applied to a person who suffers more than the usual number of accidents. An accident is sometimes defined as 'an injury with no apparent cause'. Each year, thousands of exercisers are injured sufficiently ...

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

which we conceive most generally available to the ttabular draughtsman are what we will term the sacral point and the two acetabular points. The sacral is a point in the sacrum under the centre of the ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

which we conceive most generally available to the Malawi“ draughtsman are what we will term the sacral point Point " and the two acetabular points. The sacral is a point in the sacrum under the centre ...

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The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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