What does ball and socket joint mean?

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ball and sock·et joint

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  1. Ball and socket joint

    the ball and socket joint is a joint in which the ball-shaped surface of one rounded bone fits into the cup-like depression of another bone. The distal bone is capable of motion around an indefinite number of axes, which have one common center. It enables the bone to move in many planes. An enarthrosis is a special kind of spheroidal joint in which the socket covers the sphere beyond its equator.

How to pronounce ball and socket joint?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say ball and socket joint in sign language?

  1. ballandsocketjoint

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ball and socket joint in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ball and socket joint in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of ball and socket joint in a Sentence

  1. Chad Hammel:

    Once we got him on the kayak we could really see what happened, and his whole clavicle's ripped open ; you could see the ball and socket joint and everything.

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  • ಚೆಂಡು ಮತ್ತು ಸಾಕೆಟ್ ಜಂಟಿKannada

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