Short-jointedShort"-joint`ed\, a. Having short intervals between the joints; -- said of a plant or an animal, especially of a horse whose pastern is too short.
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|