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simple joint

simple joint in Medicine

simple joint n.
A joint composed of two bones only.

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  • A simple joint of meat one day; cold, with a pudding, the next.

    Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles Mrs. Henry Wood
  • It was a simple joint of bamboo, open at one end, the other end being left closed with the diaphragm provided by nature.

    Unwritten Literature of Hawaii Nathaniel Bright Emerson

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