Medical Definition of Socket joint

1. A multiaxial synovial joint in which a more or less extensive sphere on the head of one bone fits into a rounded cavity in the other bone, as in the hip joint. Synonym: articulatio spheroidea, articulatio cotylica, cotyloid joint, enarthrodial joint, enarthrosis, socket joint, spheroid articulation, spheroid joint. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Socket Joint

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sock puppet
sock puppeteer
sock puppeteers
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sockdolager
sockdolagers
sockdologer
sockdologers
sockdologizing
socked
socked on the nose
sockeroo
sockeroos
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socket joint (current term)
socket wrench
socket wrenches
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socketless
socketlike
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sockette
sockettes
sockeye
sockeye salmon
sockeyes
sockful
sockfuls

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