enarthroses

enarthrosis

[en-ahr-throh-sis]
noun, plural enarthroses [en-ahr-throh-seez] . Anatomy, Zoology.

Origin:
1625–35; < Neo-Latin < Greek enárthrōsis; see en-2, arthrosis1

enarthrodial [en-ahr-throh-dee-uhl] , adjective
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enarthrosis (ˌɛnɑːˈθrəʊsɪs)
 
n , pl -ses
anatomy a ball-and-socket joint, such as that of the hip
 
[C17: via New Latin from Greek, from arthrōsis, from arthron a joint + -osis]
 
enar'throdial
 
adj

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enarthrosis en·ar·thro·sis (ěn'är-thrō'sĭs)
n.
See ball-and-socket joint.

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