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Synonyms for joint

Synonyms for joint

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

a disreputable or run-down bar or restaurant

belonging to, shared by, or applicable to all alike

Synonyms for joint

a disreputable place of entertainment

the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion

marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

fit as if by joints

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fasten with a joint

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separate (meat) at the joint

united or combined

affecting or involving two or more

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involving both houses of a legislature

References in periodicals archive ?
Thus, wrist ROM must be limited by the combination of two principal biomechanical factors: (a) contact of the articular surfaces of the bones, and (b) the tautness of the ligaments that span the radiocarpal joint.
While some of the smaller bones had rodent tooth marks, the articular surfaces of a number of long bones appeared to have been chewed off by larger mammals.
Tumor length was measured by mm using a millimeter scale (1 mm) from the articular surface to the tumor boundary on gross specimen by the same surgeons.
Mullar first measured five segments of the humerus by using the margins of articular surfaces and key points of muscle attachment.
Collopy and Skirving [7] reported on a 20-year-old patient who sustained a "transchondral fracture dislocation" involving 60% of the articular surface and fixed with two 4.
For the best bone performance, three-dimensional visualization of articular surface of tibia should be used whenever it is possible.
6) Radiographs may demonstrate sclerosis, cystic changes, fragmentation, articular surface collapse of the lunate, and perilunate arthritic changes.
By externally rotating the arm, more anterior articular surface of the humeral head and increased intra-articular area for the needle insertion are exposed.
This includes its articular surface, which is also called the trochlea, or dome.
For diagnoses based on the MR images, the presence of an accessory cleft indicated adductor dysfunction, and articular surface irregularities and paraarticular bone edema indicated osteitis pubis.
After an injury, the most important risk factors for osteoarthritis are the severity of the injury, the existence of residual joint instability and malalignment after healing, incongruity in the remodeled articular surface, lengthy immobilization of the joint after injury, and heavy stresses on the joint during and after healing.
Roentgenograms of the right elbow revealed a large loose body with a defect in the distal capitellar articular surface.
In some fracture patterns, anatomic reduction of the articular surface can be obtained through a new window technique using a special tamper for articular elevation followed by bone graft or structural bone substitutes.
If the affected site was close to the articular surface, the sub-articular surface was also filled simultaneously, and allogeneic bone with the cortical bone was used to cover the affected site in order to ensure cortical bone continuity.