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Related / Similar Words: mortise-and-tenon joint, ankle, ankle joint, articulatio talocruralis

 

Definition:
  • a joint made by inserting tenon on one piece into mortise holes in the other;
  • a gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus;

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    Hyponyms: dovetail, dovetail joint, tongue and groove joint

     

    Part Meronyms: leg

     

     
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