schindylesis

noun
schin·​dy·​le·​sis | \ ˌskin-də-ˈlē-səs How to pronounce schindylesis (audio) \
plural schindyleses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce schindylesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of schindylesis

: an articulation in which one bone is received into a groove or slit in another

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“Schindylesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/schindylesis. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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