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LOOSE-JOINTED Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of loose-jointed
- an unstable, loose-jointed shoulder
- a loose-jointed athlete
- Other possible characteristics include leanness, small muscle mass, loose-jointedness, flat feet, a backward curve of the legs at the knees and a narrow mouth and small jaw in a narrow, elongated head.
- —Jane E. Brody, The New York Times, 16 Oct. 2001
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