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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 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 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 previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1916)

acetabular n. See cotyloid n. , aortic n. See dicrotic n. auricular n. Same as incisura santorini. cardiac n., a depression in the anterior border of the left lung for the ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary. 1900 (1900)

[1st ed.]

Acetabular (as-et-ab'u-lar). Pertaining to the acetabulum. Acetabulum (as-et-ab'u- lum) [L. "vinegar-cruet," from ace1 turn vinegar]. The rounded cavity in the innominate bone which receives the head of the femur. Called also Cotyloid cavity.

Google previewThe New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1888)

(based on Mayne's Lexicon) by Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick

disease', acetabular. (L. acetabulum, the socket of the hip-bone.) The form of H . disease which commences in the bony structures of the acetabulum. The pain is usually at first referred to the iliac fossa or to the side of the pelvis, it afterwards ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1859)

Oro - Plato

The acetabular cavity is bounded on its upper part by a produced and sharp ridge, as in the frog, and not emarginate at its...

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1889)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

( Acetabular.) Carles of head and neck of femnr from hlp-dlsease. HIP-DISEASE. 495.

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