Joint

A joint is the junction of two or more bones that permits varying degrees of motion between the bones. In the spine, each vertebral segment is a joint comprised of the two vertebrae, the disc in between, and the paired facet joints behind and in between the vertebrae.
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joint

Type: Term Pronunciation: joynt Definitions: 1. anatomy the place of union, usually more or less movable, between two or more rigid skeletal components (bones, cartilage, or parts of a single bone). Joints between skeletal elements exhibit a great variety of form and function, and are classified into three general morphologic types: fibrous joints;
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Joint

Joint is slang for a disreputable establishment, such as a bar or nightclub.
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Joint

Joint is slang for a disreputable establishment, such as a bar or nightclub.
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Joint

A fracture of rock without displacement (displacement defines faulting). Jointing of bedrock by pressure release, thermal stress, frost action, and chemical weathering between glaciations allows rapid, effective erosion during glaciations.
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Joint

Node.
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joint

[Adjective] Something shared equally by two or more people. The word 'joint' can have several other meanings, for example where two bones meet, or at the junction of two (or more) objects.
Example: Jo and Jason are joint owners of the flat, they own it together.
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joint

[adj] - affecting or involving two or more 2. [adj] - united or combined 3. [adj] - involving both houses of a legislature 4. [n] - (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if the articulation allows motion) 5. [n] - a disreputable place of entertainment 6. [n] - junction b
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Joint

A single length of pipe. Coupled or welded to other lengths, joints become a string. The term joint may also refer to the couplings or joints themselves.
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Joint

is a discontinuity, fracture or parting in a rock, involving no displacement.
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Joint

The place where two bones meet. Most joints are moveable, i.e., the bones can move with respect to each other. Different types of joints allow different types of movement – the joint between the shoulder and the arm allows movement in three dimensions, while the elbow allows movement in only two dimensions.
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joint

a single length (30 feet or 9 m) of drill pipe, drill collar, casing, or tubing that has threaded connections at both ends. Several joints screwed together constitute a stand of pipe.
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joint

a single length (30 feet or 9 m) of drill pipe, drill collar, casing, or tubing that has threaded connections at both ends. Several joints screwed together constitute a stand of pipe.
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Joint

The junction of members or the edge of members that are to be joined or have been joined.
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Joint

Interface between two parts. See also: Clamping Force, Lap Joint, Tee Joint.
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Joint

Intersection of framing members at a point. (Bolted joint, fixed joint, welded joint.)
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Joint

Joints are the connection point between two bones that allow movement.
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Joint

Joint: A joint is the area where two bones are attached for the purpose of motion of body parts. A joint is usually formed of fibrous connective tissue and cartilage. An articulation or an arthrosis is the same as a joint. Joints are grouped according to their motion: a ball and socket joint; a hinge joint; a condyloid joint (a joint that permits a
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Joint

The space between the adjacent surfaces of two members or components joined and held together by nails, glue, cement, mortar, or other means.
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Joint

The space between stones or bricks in a wall, usually filled with mortar. The term is also applied to the points at which sections of gutter, downpipe, etc meet, and to a narrow channel, filled with a flexible material) in brickwork or render to allow for expansion and contraction (an expansion joint). Related Words: Down pipe; Gutter ; Mortar
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Joint

Joint (joint) noun [ French joint , from joindre , past participle joint . See Join .] 1. The place or part where two things or parts are joined or united; the union of two or more smooth or even surfaces admitting of a close-fitting or junction; junction; as, a
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Joint

Joint (joint) adjective [ French, past participle of joindre . See Join .] 1. Joined; united; combined; concerted; as, joint action. 2. Involving the united activity of two or more; done or produced by two or more working together. « I read this
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Joint

Joint transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Jointed ; present participle & verbal noun Jointing .] 1. To unite by a joint or joints; to fit together; to prepare so as to fit together; as, to joint boards. « P
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Joint

Joint intransitive verb To fit as if by joints; to coalesce as joints do; as, the stones joint , neatly.
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Joint

Joint noun 1. [ Jag a notch.] A projecting or retreating part in something; any irregularity of line or surface, as in a wall. [ Now Chiefly U. S.] 2. (Theaters) A narrow piece of scenery used to join together two flats or wings of an interior setting. 3. A place o
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