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1. A hollow in a joint or part for another corresponding organ, as a bone socket or an eye socket. SEE: acetabulum 2. The proximal portion of a prosthesis, into which the stump of an amputated extremity is fitted.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Socket." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765425/all/socket.
Socket. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765425/all/socket. Accessed December 10, 2019.
Socket. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765425/all/socket
Socket [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 10]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765425/all/socket.
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