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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Articulatio Humeri is the latin name for which joint?
Another example of the use of alternative terms in TA is the synonym for the vertebral articular process-zygapophysis, which provides a logical transition to the term articulatio zygapophysialis.
For the knee width, the distance between the most topped two points of inner and outer sides of articulatio genus was measured.