wrist joint

n.

The joint between the distal end of the radius and its articular disk and the proximal row of carpal bones, except the pisiform bone.radiocarpal joint

Nearby words

  1. wringer,
  2. wrinkle,
  3. wrinklies,
  4. wrinkly,
  5. wrist,
  6. wrist pin,
  7. wrist plate,
  8. wrist shot,
  9. wrist sign,
  10. wrist watch


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