Definition of Ginglymoid. Meaning of Ginglymoid. Synonyms of Ginglymoid

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Definition of Ginglymoid

Ginglymoid
Ginglymoid Gin"gly*moid, Ginglymoidal Gin`gly*moid"al, a. [Gr. ?; ? ginglymus + ? form: cf. F. ginglymoide, ginglymo["i]dal.] (Anat.) Pertaining to, or resembling, a ginglymus, or hinge joint; ginglyform.

Meaning of Ginglymoid from wikipedia

- A hinge joint (ginglymus or ginglymoid) is a bone joint in which the articular surfaces are molded to each other in such a manner as to permit motion only...
- distal phalanges (abbreviated "DIP joint"). All interphalangeal joints are ginglymoid (hinge) joints, and each has a plantar (underside) and two collateral...
- of the premaxilla; a distal end of metatarsal III that is smooth, not ginglymoid; an L-shaped quadratojugal without a posterior process; the presence of...
- proximal articular surface present in the straight ulna; metatarsal III with ginglymoid distal end; constricted proximal articular surface and two lateral splines...
- fourth metatarsals. The third metatarsal has an only weakly developed ginglymoid inferior articular surface. The unguals, the bones of the foot claws,...
- had an unusually smaller sickle claw that retained the characteristic ginglymoid—a structure divided in two parts—and hyperextensible articular surface...
- Troodontidae, it is sometimes seen as an Avialae because of having a ginglymoid metatarsal II. Paleontology portal Gini-Newman, Garfield; Graham, Elizabeth...