- of or relating to the joints.
Origin of articular
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Note the interarticular membranes between the segments of the endopodites and the blade-like set of the exopodites.The Appendages, Anatomy, and Relationships of Trilobites
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- of or relating to joints or to the structural components in a joint
C15: from Latin articulāris concerning the joints, from articulus small joint; see article
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Word Origin and History for interarticular
from Latin articularis "pertaining to the joints," from articulus (see articulate (v.)).
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- Situated between two joint surfaces.
- Of or relating to a joint or joints.
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