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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: acetabulum(0.01028 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to acetabulum.
English → English (WordNet)
n : the cup-shaped hollow in the hipbone into which the head of
the femur fits to form a ball-and-socket joint [syn: cotyloid cavity
[also: acetabula (pl)]
English → English (gcide)
Acetabulum \Ac`e*tab"u*lum\, n. [L., a little saucer for
vinegar, fr. acetum vinegar, fr. acere to be sour.]
1. (Rom. Antiq.) A vinegar cup; socket of the hip bone; a
measure of about one eighth of a pint, etc.
(a) The bony cup which receives the head of the thigh
(b) The cavity in which the leg of an insect is inserted
at its articulation with the body.
(c) A sucker of the sepia or cuttlefish and related
(d) The large posterior sucker of the leeches.
(e) One of the lobes of the placenta in ruminating