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Related to articulatio: articulatio cubiti, articulatio genus, articulatio talocruralis
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Noun1.articulatio - (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)articulatio - (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)
fetlock, fetlock joint - the joint between the cannon bone and the pastern
hock-joint, hock - tarsal joint of the hind leg of hoofed mammals; corresponds to the human ankle
stifle, knee - joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee
elbow - the joint of a mammal or bird that corresponds to the human elbow
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
hip socket - the socket part of the ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the innominate bone
articular muscle - a muscle that inserts directly onto the capsule of a joint
articulatory system - the system of joints in the body
fibrous joint, sutura, suture - an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
articulatio synovialis, diarthrosis, synovial joint - a joint so articulated as to move freely
endoskeleton - the internal skeleton; bony and cartilaginous structure (especially of vertebrates)
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
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For example, PGM covers the articulatio coxae and the pump is equipped on the contralateral sole.
The examination begins in the occipital area and largely follows the points of the gall bladder meridian to the ear, to the Articulatio temporomadibularis, and to the eye.