synovial fluid

noun
Updated on: 11 Apr 2018

Definition of synovial fluid

: a transparent viscid lubricating fluid secreted by a membrane of an articulation, bursa, or tendon sheath

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First Known Use of synovial fluid

1846


Medical Dictionary

synovial fluid

noun

medical Definition of synovial fluid

: a transparent viscid lubricating fluid secreted by a membrane of an articulation, bursa, or tendon sheath called also joint fluid, synovia

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