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English definition of “joint”

joint

noun [C] (BODY)    /dʒɔɪnt/
C2 a place in your body where two bones are connected: an elbow/hip/knee joint As you become older, your joints get stiffer.Bone structures put sth out of joint to force a joint in the body out of its correct position by accident: I put my shoulder out of joint last weekend lifting heavy boxes.Problems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
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