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hinge joint

noun

Definition of hinge joint

  1. :  a joint between bones (as at the elbow) that permits motion in only one plane



1802

First Known Use of hinge joint

1802

Rhymes with hinge joint

adjoint, anoint, appoint, aroint, ballpoint, bluepoint, blue point, break point, butt joint, checkpoint, choke point, clip joint, conjoint, dew point, disjoint, drypoint, end point, fixed-point, flash point, game point, grade point, gunpoint, High Point, hip joint, ice point, juke joint, knifepoint, lap joint, match point, midpoint, near point, nonpoint, outpoint, pen point, pinpoint, pourpoint, price point, seal point, set point, standpoint, strongpoint, tuck-point, viewpoint, waypoint


Medical Dictionary

hinge joint

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noun \ˈhinj-\

Medical Definition of hinge joint

  1. :  a joint between bones (as at the elbow or knee) that permits motion in only one plane; especially :  ginglymus



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