hinge joint(redirected from ginglymoid joint)
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hinge joint[′hinj ‚jȯint]
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Any joint which permits action similar to a hinge and in which there is no appreciable separation of adjacent members.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.