Amphiarthrodial
Amphiarthrodial Am`phi*ar*thro"di*al, a. [Pref. amphi- + arthrodial.] Characterized by amphiarthrosis. [1913 Webster]

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  • amphiarthrodial — Relating to a symphysis (1) (amphiarthrosis). * * * am·phi·ar·thro·di·al .am fē (.)är thrōd ē əl adj characterized by amphiarthrosis …   Medical dictionary

  • amphiarthrodial — adj. pertaining to a joint that allows little motion (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amphiarthrodial — am·phi·ar·thro·di·al …   English syllables

  • amphiarthrodial — |amfēˌär|thrōdēəl adjective Etymology: amphi + arthrodial : characterized by amphiarthrosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • amphiarthrosis — amphiarthrodial, adj. /am fee ahr throh sis/, n., pl. amphiarthroses / seez/. Anat. a joint permitting only slight motion, as that between the vertebrae. [1830 40; AMPHI + Gk árthrosis articulation. See ARTHRO , OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • Pubic symphysis — Infobox Anatomy Name = Pubic symphysis Latin = symphysis pubica, symphysis pubis GraySubject = 80 GrayPage = 310 Caption = Symphysis pubis exposed by a coronal section. (Pubic symphysis visible at center left.) Caption2 = #5 is Pubic symphysis… …   Wikipedia

  • Sacrococcygeal symphysis — Infobox Anatomy Name = Sacrococcygeal symphysis Latin = articulatio sacrococcygea, symphysis sacrococcygea GraySubject = 80 GrayPage = 309 Caption = Articulations of pelvis. Posterior view. Caption2 = System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Diarthrodial — joints are freely moveable joints held together by a joint capsule, such as the knee and shoulder, as opposed to slightly moveable (amphiarthrodial) or immoveable (synarthrodial) joints, such as the spinal and sutural joints, respectively. [1]… …   Wikipedia

  • amphiarthrosis — SYN: symphysis (1). [amphi + G. arthrosis, joint] * * * am·phi·ar·thro·sis thrō səs n, pl thro·ses .sēz a slightly movable articulation (as a symphysis or a syndesmosis) * * * n. a slightly movable joint in which the bony surfaces are separated… …   Medical dictionary

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