arthrodia definition

  • noun:
    • a kind of diarthrodial articulation in which the articular areas tend to be almost flat, in order that they form just an imperfect ball-and-socket joint.
    • A form of diarthrodial articulation when the articular areas tend to be almost level, in order that they form just an imperfect ball-and-socket.
    • A gliding joint; a movable articulation formed by jet or nearly airplane areas which slide upon one another somewhat, such as the articulations associated with the carpus: a form of diarthrosis. Also called adarticulation.

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