Syndesmosis meaning

sĭn'dĕz-mō'sĭs, -dĕs-
An articulation in which the bones are joined by a ligament.
noun
0
0
The joining of adjacent bones as by ligaments.
noun
0
0
An articulation in which the bones are joined by a ligament.
noun
0
0
(anatomy) A slightly movable articulation or joint where the contiguous bony surfaces are united by an interosseous ligament.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of syndesmosis

New Latin syndesmōsis Greek sundesmos bond, ligament (from sundein to bind together syndetic) –osis