flexible joint


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Noun1.flexible joint - a joint that holds two parts together so that one can swing relative to the otherflexible joint - a joint that holds two parts together so that one can swing relative to the other
bi-fold door - an interior door
butt hinge - a hinge mortised flush into the edge of the door and jamb
car door - the door of a car
exterior door, outside door - a doorway that allows entrance to or exit from a building
French door - a light door with transparent or glazed panels extending the full length
gate - a movable barrier in a fence or wall
joint - junction by which parts or objects are joined together
pintle - a pin or bolt forming the pivot of a hinge
joint hinge, strap hinge - a hinge with two long straps; one strap is fastened to the surface of a moving part (e.g., a door or lid) and the other is fastened to the adjacent stationary frame
swing door, swinging door - a door that swings on a double hinge; opens in either direction
T hinge, tee hinge - a hinge that looks like the letter T when it is opened; similar to a strap hinge except that one strap has been replaced by half of a butt hinge that can be mortised flush into the stationary frame
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April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Your shoulder is the most flexible joint in your body.
The resulting flexible joint connection is adjustable in all directions.
The text includes chapter exercises and further reading, recent illustrations of student projects, and appendices on classical and flexible joint equivalents found in mechanisms, and properties of selected materials.
Thinking it could be arthritis, I give him 5ml of flexible joint oil in his dinner.
Loctite[R] specialty materials for concrete repair and protection include fast cure formulations, flexible joint sealants/crack fillers, and chemically resistant materials.
Other new features include flexible joint support that lets multiple hinges share loads equally, yielding more consistent results; nonlinear springs and dampers such as those on automobile shock absorbers; and the ability to compare results between different simulations.
These products mimic a naturally occurring substance in the body called hyaluronic acid by providing lubrication to the knee joint, thus permitting flexible joint movement without pain.
This flexible joint design was made possible by the use of plastics.
Kenny prototype design, PE now has dual bore pigs consisting of two modules connected by a flexible joint.
It set out a new emphasis on tri-service operations with a pool of flexible Joint Rapid Reaction Forces able to respond to international crises rather than defending against a now redundant Soviet threat.
The wider female pelvis and a tendency toward looser and more flexible joint structures make women more susceptible to foot problems.
Its moving mirror is run smoothly and precisely by a patented flexible joint system.

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