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- Acetabulum: Concave articular surface of the pelvis, formed by the parts of three bones, the ilium, ischium, and pubis.
- Acetabulum (cup): A vinegar-cup which was always placed on the table at meals, to dip the food in before eating it.
- Acetabulum (unit): Roman measure of volume (fluid and dry) equivalent to one-fourth of the hemina and therefore one-eighth of the sextarius, or equal to roughly 270ml.