Glossary of Medical Terms

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A synovial joint in which a section of a cylinder of one bone fits into a corresponding cavity on the another, as in the proximal radioulnar joint. Synonym: articulatio trochoidea, helicoid ginglymus, lateral ginglymus, rotary joint, rotatory joint, trochoid articulation, trochoid joint.
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