Synovial Joint

Science / Biology / Synovial Joint: The most movable type of joint. The bones are covered by connective tissue, the interior of which is filled with synovial fiuid, and the ends of the bones are covered with cartilage.

Other Words for Joint

Joint Noun Synonyms: roast
Joint Verb Synonyms: seam, union, juncture, connection, junction, intersection
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Joint Tax Return

Business / Finance / Joint Tax Return: Tax return filed by two people, usually spouses. MORE

Joint Tenancy

Business / Construction / Joint Tenancy: A form of ownership in which the tenants own a property equally. If one dies, the other automatically inherits the entire property. MORE

Joint Tenants With Right Of Survivorship

Business / Finance / Joint Tenants With Right Of Survivorship: In the case of a joint account, on the death of one account holder, ownership of the account assets is transferred to the remaining account holder or holders. MORE

Joint Trench

Business / Construction / Joint Trench: When the electric company and telephone company dig one trench and 'drop' both of their service lines in. MORE

Joint Tape

Life Style / Painting / Joint Tape: Special paper or paper-faced cotton tape used over joints between wallboard to conceal the joint and provide a smooth surface for painting. MORE

Joint Stock Company

Business / Finance / Joint Stock Company: A form of business organization that falls between a corporation and a partnership. The company sells stock, and its shareholders are free to sell their stock, but shareholders are liable for all debt MORE

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