Gr. tome = a cutting.
L. acetum = vinegar, L. bulum = a suffix signifying the instrument. This cup-shaped part of the hip was thought to resemble a small vinegar cruet of roman times.
L. acetum = vinegar, and Gr. chole = bile. From acetum came acetic and acetyl; from chole came choline. It is the acetyl derivation of choline.
Gr. a = not, chondros = cartilage, plasis = a molding. Failure of normal development of cartilage.
L. acinus = grape
Gr. akron = tip or extremity, megas = large
Gr. akron = tip or summit, omos = shoulder. The famous Acropolis in Athens was built on a summit.
Gr. aden = gland, carcinoma = see corresponding article
Gr. aden = gland, eidos = resemblance
L. adeps = fat