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Acetabulum

Ac`e`tab´u`lum
n.1.
1.(Rom. Antiq.) A vinegar cup; socket of the hip bone; a measure of about one eighth of a pint, etc.
2.(Anat.) The bony cup which receives the head of the thigh bone.
Noun1.Acetabulumacetabulum - the cup-shaped hollow in the hipbone into which the head of the femur fits to form a ball-and-socket joint
Synonyms: cotyloid cavity
cotyloid cavity, hipbone, innominate bone, socket
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