ambon

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ambon

 [am´bon]
the fibrocartilaginous edge of the socket in which the head of a long bone is lodged.
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ambon

An obsolete term that formerly dignified the fibrocartilaginous ring attached to articular sockets of long bones, e.g., labrum acetabulare and the labrum glenoidale.
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