hinge joint definition

  • noun:
    • A joint, for instance the shoulder, by which a convex section of one bone tissue meets into a concave part of another, enabling movement in only one jet.
    • Any joint resembling a hinge, through which two pieces tend to be connected to be able to allow general submiting one airplane.
    • a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow substantial motion in a single plane
    • a joint enabling action in one plane just

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