elbow joint

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elbow joint n.
A compound hinge joint between the humerus and the bones of the forearm. Also called cubital joint.

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elbow joint

noun
hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped [syn: elbow
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