shoulder joint

noun

Medical Definition of shoulder joint

: the ball-and-socket joint of the humerus and the scapula

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“Shoulder joint.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/shoulder%20joint. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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