synarthrosis


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syn·ar·thro·sis

 (sĭn′är-thrō′sĭs)
n. pl. syn·ar·thro·ses (-sēz) Anatomy
A form of articulation in which the bones are rigidly joined by fibrous tissue. Also called synarthrodia.

[Greek sunarthrōsis, from sunarthrousthai, to be joined by articulation : sun-, syn- + arthron, a joint; see ar- in Indo-European roots.]

synarthrosis

(ˌsɪnɑːˈθrəʊsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-siːz)
(Anatomy) anatomy any of various joints which lack a synovial cavity and are virtually immovable; a fixed joint
[via New Latin from Greek sunarthrōsis, from sunarthrousthai to be connected by joints, from sun- syn- + arthron a joint]
ˌsynarˈthrodial adj
ˌsynarˈthrodially adv

syn•ar•thro•sis

(ˌsɪn ɑrˈθroʊ sɪs)

n., pl. -ses (-sēz).
Anat. an immovable joint or articulation.
[1570–80; < New Latin < Greek synárthrōsis=synarthrō-, variant s. of synarthroûsthai to be joined by articulation]
Translations

syn·ar·thro·sis

n. sinartrosis, articulación inmóvil en la cual los elementos óseos están fusionados.
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In effect, it is the interosseous ligaments that constitute a fibrous synarthrosis through extensive attachments to the sacral and iliac tuberosities [36,38].
10-12) The proximal third of the fibula has a fibrous synarthrosis with the lateral tibiotarsus by means of the interosseous ligament and is attached at the fibular crest by a bifurcated proximal tibiofibular ligament.
Frankfurt, 1613); Goclenius, Synarthrosis magnetica, opposita infaustae Anatomiae Joh.