false joint


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false joint

A groove routed (and generally pointed) in a solid block of stone to simulate a joint.
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In offering method under general anesthesia for the accelerating bone fragments union, and for the realization of correct orientation of bone fragments with repairing of axis and removing of segment shortcut as well, in the conditions of stable osteosynthesis, one introduces preparation into area of false joint or nonunion which accelerates bone regeneration.
Sandra Jackson, a former Chicago alderman, was sentenced for filing false joint federal income tax returns.
Because cats are light, the muscles will tighten up and form a false joint and they will make a full recovery.