- A compound hinge joint between the humerus and the bones of the forearm.cubital joint
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Examples from the Web for elbow joint
The trouble was in the elbow-joint, and as long as he kept this motionless he could go on as usual.Where Angels Fear to Tread
E. M. Forster
In the region of the elbow-joint, cellulitis is common around the olecranon.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
"I shall do nothing of the kind," said Weems, sticking up his left arm, and sighting the pistol over the elbow-joint.The Recipe for Diamonds
Charles John Cutcliffe Wright Hyne
On the right side, the cellular tissue, both above and below the elbow-joint, was greatly distended with serum.
He kept the splint on for about a month and, when it was removed, found that he was unable to bend the arm at the elbow-joint.Castes and Tribes of Southern India