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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 ?
The graft ideally should fill in the defect and be level with the articular surface.
As a result, the growth of the cartilage was complete and significant, and besides, it had resurfaced the articular surface of the femur (figures 7 and 9).
The articular surfaces of the knees also have some arthritic lipping (Sager Grade I: see Brothwell 1981) and pitting (Sager Grade II), where the protecting cartilage of the joint has been damaged and worn.
However, when each measurement was normalized by the humeral head diameter, only humeral dimensions 8, 11 to 14, 16, 18, and humeral head articular surface area were observed to be significantly larger for male humeri than female humeri.
The patella was rotated about 70-80 degrees with the articular surface facing outwards.
The TFCC is comprised of several structures including a biconcave articular disc that is contiguous with the articular surface of the distal radius.
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.
1) Thus, with meniscal injury in which there is partial or complete loss of the functioning meniscus, loads transmitted to the articular surface increase dramatically, in turn making the articular cartilage vulnerable to injury and degeneration.
The correct surgical technique is most important, and the articular surface of the transplanted articular cartilage must be flush with the adjacent articular surface.
The characteristic intraoperative findings of gout with coverage of the articular surface by the white, chalky paste material is consistent with the diagnosis of gouty arthritis.
The Zimmer Trabecular Metal Total Ankle consists of a talar component, a tibial base component, and a modular tibial articular surface, available in six different sizes to accommodate variations in patient anatomy.
5 cm posterior to the anterior border of the articular surface, just medial to the attachment of the anterior horn of the lateral meniscus.
Since this joint is the most proximal of the 3 thumb joints, laxness of its restraints from either ligament destruction or joint collapse sets the stage for articular surface wear and tear, together with zigzag collapse in the more distal joints.
Bony defects in the anterior inferior glenoid can diminish the arc and surface area of the articular surface and reduce the depth of the glenoid socket, which allow for greater propensity for subluxation or dislocation.
if the stem extension does not fully seat due to thread misalignment, the articular surface may not fully lock and disassociation may occur.