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Definition of the noun abarticulation

What does abarticulation mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. dislocation of a joint
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic word: dislocation = a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position

Alternative definition of the noun abarticulation


  1. [anatomy] An articulation, especially one that permits free motion in the joint.
  2. The act of dislocating a joint.

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Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

abarticulation. n. The displacement or *dislocation of a bone from its normal position (e.g. the *temporomandibular joint). Abbé–Estlander. operation. (also known as a crossflap) [R. Abbé (1851–1928), American surgeon; J. A. Estlander ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences (1867)

by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

ABARTICULATION. From ab, and articulus, a joint. That species of articu. lation which admits of manifest motion. See Diarthrosis and Synarthrosis. ABBREVIATION. Abbrevia'tio; from brevis, short. In Medical Prescriptions, ABB letters, parts of ...


abarticulation—. abattoir. ab-ax-tlo -ft la tion, a [Lat ah = from ; arUemiatio m a putting forth of new joints : articulo m to divide Into joint* ; ariiculut m a little joint ; artus — a joint ] Anat : That kind or articulation, or jointing, which admits of obvious ...

Google previewLloyd's Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language

abarticulation—. abattoir. ab аг-tïc'-U-la-tion, s. [Lat. ab = from ; articulaíio = а putting forth of new jointe : articulo = to divide into Joints ; articulai — а little joint ; artus — a joint ] AnaL ; That kind of articulation, or jointing, which admita of obvious ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

abarticulation n. 1. the dislocation of a joint. 2. a synovial joint (see diarthrosis). abasia n. an inability to walk for which no physical cause ...

Google previewA general pronouncing and explanatory Dictionary of the English Language ... By G. F. and G. K. (1802)

by George KNIGHT (of Edinburgh.)

the act of abandoning Abarticulation, ab-ār-tik-u-lá'íhun., n. that species of articulation that has manifest ...

Google previewStudent's pocket medical lexicon (1881)

by Elias Longley

Abarticulation, Ab-qr-tik-q,-ld-Jon; (see Diarthrosis:) a joint admitting extensive motion. Abbreviation, A-brb-vi-d-Jon; part of a word written, or printed to represent the whole word. For medical abbreviations, see page 288. [the belly. Abdomen ...

Google previewA complete dictionary of the English language (1797)

by Thomas Sheridan

ABARTICULATION. ib Ar-dk'-u* la"lhun. f. That species of articulation ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

abarticulation [ab′′ahr-tik′′u-la′sh n] a dislocation. abasia [ -ba′zh ] inability to ...

Google previewLexicon Physico-medicum (1730)

Or, a New Medicinal Dictionary, Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession by John Quincy

Abarticulation, or Dearticulation, the same with Diarthrosis,which see. Abbreviations, in Medicine, are ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

Aib abacavir abacterial abaissement abalienation Ab amyloid m abandonment of care abapical abarelix abaro gnosis abarticular abarticular gout abarticulation m abatacept m abatement m abaxial Abbe-Estlander flap Abbe-Zeiss apparatus ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3A1R1T1I1C3U1L1A1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 14-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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