Synarthroses
Synarthrosis Syn`ar*thro"sis, n.; pl. {Synarthroses}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a being jointed together, fr. ? to link or joint together; sy`n with + ? a joint.] (Anat.) Immovable articulation by close union, as in sutures. It sometimes includes symphysial articulations also. See the Note under {Articulation}, n., 1. [1913 Webster]

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  • Synarthroses — Articulation (anatomie) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Articulation. En anatomie, une articulation est la jonction entre deux os. L’arthrologie est la partie de l’anatomie qui traite des articulations. Sommaire 1 Types d’articulation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • synarthroses — syn·ar·thro·ses (sin″ahr throґsēz) [Gr.] plural of synarthrosis …   Medical dictionary

  • synarthroses — n. immovable joint, fixed articulation (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • joint — /joynt/, n. 1. the place at which two things, or separate parts of one thing, are joined or united, either rigidly or in such a way as to permit motion; juncture. 2. a connection between pieces of wood, metal, or the like, often reinforced with… …   Universalium

  • synarthrose — [ sinartroz ] n. f. • 1560; gr. sunarthrôsis, de arthron « articulation » ♦ Anat. Articulation fixe de deux os, qui ne permet pas le mouvement. ⇒ synchondrose. ● synarthrose nom féminin (grec sunarthrôsis, emboîtement) Articulation immobile par… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Synarthrosis — Syn ar*thro sis, n.; pl. {Synarthroses}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a being jointed together, fr. ? to link or joint together; sy n with + ? a joint.] (Anat.) Immovable articulation by close union, as in sutures. It sometimes includes symphysial… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • synarthrosis — noun (plural synarthroses) Etymology: Greek synarthrōsis, from syn + arthrōsis arthrosis Date: 1578 an immovable articulation in which the bones are united by intervening fibrous connective tissues …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Human musculoskeletal system — A musculoskeletal system (also known as the locomotor system) is an organ system that gives animals (including humans) the ability to move using the muscular and skeletal systems. The musculoskeletal system provides form, support, stability, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Synarthrosis — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 70 GrayPage = 284 Caption = Caption2 = Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = s 32 DorlandsSuf = 12776698 A synarthrosis is a type of joint… …   Wikipedia

  • Suture (joint) — This article is about joints in the bones of the cranium. There is also an article about sutures as features of a wide range of animals. Suture also has other meanings in other contexts: Surgical suture, to describe stitches and other techniques… …   Wikipedia

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