ginglymoarthrodia

noun
gin·​gly·​mo·​ar·​thro·​dia | \ ˌjiŋ-glə-(ˌ)mō-är-ˈthrō-dē-ə How to pronounce ginglymoarthrodia (audio) , ˌgiŋ- How to pronounce ginglymoarthrodia (audio) \

Medical Definition of ginglymoarthrodia

: a composite anatomical joint of which one element has an axial or hinge motion and the other a simple gliding motion

Other Words from ginglymoarthrodia

ginglymoarthrodial \ -​dē-​əl How to pronounce ginglymoarthrodia (audio) \ adjective

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“Ginglymoarthrodia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ginglymoarthrodia. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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