Origin: ModL from Glassical Greek synarthrōsis, a being jointed together from synarthroun, to link together from syn-, with plush arthron, a joint: see art
- synarthrodial adjective
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noun pl. syn·ar·thro·ses Anatomy
Origin: Greek sunarthrōsis, from sunarthrousthai, to be joined by articulation : sun-, syn- + arthron, a joint; see ar- in Indo-European roots.