acetabular fossa

n.

A depressed area in the floor of the acetabulum above the acetabular notch.

Nearby words

  1. aluminum fluosilicate,
  2. aluminum glycinate,
  3. aluminum hydroxide,
  4. aluminum monostearate,
  5. aluminum nitrate,
  6. aluminum plant,
  7. aluminum silicate,
  8. aluminum soap,
  9. aluminum sulfate,
  10. alumna


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