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  • cartilage
  • The pelvic X-ray showed false acetabulum , broken Shenton's line which was worse on the left side, severe arthritis changes such as diminished joint space, ossified neolimbi on both sides as shown in figure 1 (arrows), large osteophytes and bony spurs, loss of cartilage, massive sclerotic changes on both sides, dislocation on the left and subluxation on the right side. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The acetabulum is lined with cartilage, which cushions the bones during weightbearing activities and allows the joint to rotate smoothly and freely in all planes of movement with minimal friction. (smith-nephew.com)
  • They join each other in a Y-shaped portion of cartilage in the acetabulum. (wikipedia.org)
  • About the thirteenth or fourteenth year, the three primary centers have extended their growth into the bottom of the acetabulum, and are there separated from each other by a Y-shaped portion of cartilage, which now presents traces of ossification, often by two or more centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • ischium
  • Contributing a little more than two-fifths of the structure is the ischium, which provides lower and side boundaries to the acetabulum. (wikipedia.org)
  • At birth, the three primary centers are quite separate, the crest, the bottom of the acetabulum, the ischial tuberosity, and the inferior rami of the ischium and pubis being still cartilaginous. (wikipedia.org)
  • vinegar cup
  • In ancient dining, an acetabulum (Greek: ὀξίς, ὀξύβαφον, ὀξυβάφιον) was a vinegar-cup, which, from the fondness of the Greeks and Romans for vinegar, was probably always placed on the table at meals to dip the food in before eating it. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • Helvella acetabulum has a deeply cup-shaped fruit body (technically an apothecium) that is up to 8 cm (3.1 in) in diameter, and 4 cm (1.6 in) deep. (wikipedia.org)
  • like H. acetabulum, it has ribs that extend to most of the outside of the fruit body. (wikipedia.org)
  • H. robusta is also similar to H. acetabulum, but has a lighter-colored hymenium, a robust stem, and the margin of the fruit body is often bent over the stem at maturity. (wikipedia.org)
  • The body forms approximately one-third of the acetabulum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anatomy
  • Acetabulum This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918) Field RE, Rajakulendran K (2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • measure
  • In Ancient Roman measurement, the acetabulum was a measure of volume (fluid and dry) equivalent to the Greek ὀξύβαφον. (wikipedia.org)