noun, plural en·ar·thro·ses [en-ahr-throh-seez] /ˌɛn ɑrˈθroʊ siz/. Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of enarthrosis
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Historical Examples of enarthrosis
Ball and socket joints (Enarthrosis), allowing free movement in any direction, as in the shoulder and hip.
noun plural -ses (-siːz)
anatomy a ball-and-socket joint, such as that of the hip
Word Origin for enarthrosis
C17: via New Latin from Greek, from arthrōsis, from arthron a joint + -osis
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