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Meaning of "socket joint" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SOCKET JOINT

socket joint  [ˈsɒkɪt dʒɔɪnt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SOCKET JOINT

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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Socket joint is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SOCKET JOINT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of socket joint in the English dictionary

The definition of socket joint in the dictionary is a joint in which the rounded end of one part fits into the cavity of another part. Other definition of socket joint is a joint in which the rounded end of one bone fits into a cavity in another bonea ball and socket joint.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SOCKET JOINT


abjoint
æbˈdʒɔɪnt
adjoint
ˈædˌdʒɔɪnt
appoint
əˈpɔɪnt
ballpoint
ˈbɔːlˌpɔɪnt
checkpoint
ˈtʃɛkˌpɔɪnt
conjoint
kənˈdʒɔɪnt
disappoint
ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪnt
disjoint
dɪsˈdʒɔɪnt
flashpoint
ˈflæʃpɔɪnt
gunpoint
ˈɡʌnˌpɔɪnt
injoint
ɪnˈdʒɔɪnt
joint
dʒɔɪnt
midpoint
ˈmɪdˌpɔɪnt
pinpoint
ˈpɪnˌpɔɪnt
point
pɔɪnt
pointe
pɔɪnt
points
pɔɪnt
standpoint
ˈstændˌpɔɪnt
unjoint
ʌnˈdʒɔɪnt
viewpoint
ˈvjuːˌpɔɪnt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SOCKET JOINT

sociosexual
sock
sock away
sock it to
sock puppet
sock puppeteer
sock puppetry
sockdolager
sockdologer
socked in
socket
socket set
socket wrench
sockette
sockeye
sockless
socko
socle
socman
socmen

WORDS THAT END LIKE SOCKET JOINT

ankle joint
ball-and-socket joint
ball joint
butt joint
elbow joint
expansion joint
hinge joint
hip joint
knee joint
lap joint
mortise and tenon joint
out of joint
pick-up joint
pivot joint
shoulder joint
strip joint
T-joint
tongue-and-groove joint
universal joint
up to a point
wrist joint

Synonyms and antonyms of socket joint in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «socket joint» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SOCKET JOINT

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Translator English - Chinese

窝关节
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rótula
570 millions of speakers

English

socket joint
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सॉकेट संयुक्त
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مأخذ مشتركة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

шарнир
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

soquete comum
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সকেট যুগ্ম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Raccord à manchon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Soket soket
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gelenk
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ソケット継ぎ手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소켓 관절
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Soket soket
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ổ cắm chung
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சாக்கெட் கூட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सॉकेट जोडणी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Soket mafsalı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

comune presa di corrente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przegub
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

шарнір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

soclu comun
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άρθρωση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

potjie-gewrig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hylsskarvdelen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

socket joint
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of socket joint

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SOCKET JOINT»

The term «socket joint» is regularly used and occupies the 87.123 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SOCKET JOINT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about socket joint

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SOCKET JOINT»

Discover the use of socket joint in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to socket joint and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Design Of Machine Elements
Spigot and socket joint 5. Circular flanged joint 6. Oval flanged joint 7. Square flanged joint For transport of fluids under low pressure such as water carrying from one place to another, coupler joint, nipplejoint, spigot and socket joints are used.
Babu & Sridhar, 2010
2
Basic Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System
FLAT VERSUS BALL AND SOCKET JOINT The different joints in the human body have a wide variety of often highly irregular forms. By comparing a ball and socket joint (or cylindrical joint) with completely flat joint surfaces, some main ...
Margareta Nordin, Victor Hirsch Frankel, 2001
3
Design Paradigms: A Sourcebook for Creative Visualization
The adult is equipped with a ball and socket joint which makes a firm connection between the thorax and mesothorax. When trapped on its back, the insect dislocates this ball and socket, producing an audible clicking noise and propelling the ...
Warren K. Wake, 2000
4
Physics of the Human Body
A ball-and-socket joint has three independent degrees of angular motion. The water faucet in a shower is a ball-and-socket joint. The balls and sockets in these joints are spherical. Condyloid or ellipsoidal joints are ball-and- socket joints with  ...
Irving P. Herman, 2007
5
Human Anatomy for Artists : The Elements of Form: The ...
The shoulder joint is a shallow ball-and-socket joint, and the hip joint is a deep one. The deeper the socket, the greater the stability; however, the range of motion is reduced. Condylar joint. A condylar joint is a very shallow ball-and- socket joint ...
Eliot Goldfinger Artist/Anatomist, 1991
6
Dance Anatomy and Kinesiology
The hip joint is considered the best example of a ball-and-socket joint in the body . As with other classic ball-and-socket joints, the hip joint has three degrees of freedom of motion: flexion-extension in the sagittal plane, abduction- adduction in  ...
Karen S. Clippinger, 2007
7
The Body Book
Turn the model over and tape the HINGE TAB to the back. 4. Ask students to cut out the piece with the PUNCH HOLE FOR SOCKET. Place the ball over the socket on the BALL AND SOCKET JOINT on page 65. Punch the brad through both, ...
Donald M. Silver, 1993
8
ENGINEERING MECHANICS: STATICS AND DYNAMICS
For a three-dimensional truss system, the truss members connected at a nodal point are assumed to be joined through a ball-and-socket joint. Hence, for a 3-D truss, we must include an additional equation, which will be of the form Z No. of ...
C. LAKSHAMANA RAO, J. LAKSHINARASHIMAN, RAJU SETHURAMAN, 2003
9
The Massage Connection: Anatomy and Physiology
... the movement occurs along three or more axes and in directions between these axes. Ball-and-Socket joint In a ball-and-socket joint, one of the articulating surfaces is rounded like a ball and the other surface has a depression to fit the ball.
Kalyani Premkumar, 2004
10
Advanced Engineering Dynamics
Constraint conditions arising from a connection may be determined by examining its characteristics. For example, the ball-and-socket joint connecting bodies 1 and 2 in Figure 4.7 allows the bodies to have arbitrary orientations. However, point ...
Jerry H. Ginsberg, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SOCKET JOINT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term socket joint is used in the context of the following news items.
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SPINE & SPORTS: Shoulder impingement can be stubborn
The shoulder is categorized as a ball-and-socket joint, similar to the hip, but unique because it is inherently loose and unstable, enabling it to move in extreme ... «MetroWest Daily News, Jul 15»
2
3D printed jaw piece made in Melbourne helps man to eat again
Mr Stratton, 32, was born without the joint in the left side of his jaw, but it was only ... parts were screwed on to the bone to form the missing ball and socket joint. «The Age, Jun 15»
3
More people opting for joint replacement
EXETER — Doctors say that people are getting joint replacement surgery at an ... The hip is a ball and socket joint, a fairly simple concept when it comes to ... «Foster's Daily Democrat, Jun 15»
4
Watch Doctors Jam This Tiny Camera Inside My Knee Joint
That's why this new, miniaturized camera that can be stuck inside your joint is such a big .... Because the hip is a ball-in-socket joint right now you almost have to ... «Gizmodo Australia, Jun 15»
5
Family Health: Knees most vulnerable joint in body
Knees lack the bony protection of a ball-and-socket joint, yet they carry most of your weight and absorb the impact when you walk, run or jump. As hinge joints ... «The Missoulian, May 15»
6
Boning up on Manny Pacquiao's rotator cuff injury
The shoulder is a ball-and-socket joint and is made up of three bones: the ... The rotator cuff also holds your upper arm bone in place in your shoulder socket. «Philippine Star, May 15»
7
Daily Checkup: Painful hip arthritis affects many Americans, and it's …
The hip is one of the largest joints in the body. “It's a ball and socket joint, in which the ball is the upper part of the femur, or thigh bone, and the socket is part of ... «New York Daily News, May 15»
8
Physio: Wake up your glutes
The hip is a ball and socket joint, similar in structure to the shoulder joint. The ball in the hip is known as the femoral head and the socket is known as the ... «Kelowna Capital News, Mar 15»
9
ME AND MY OPERATION: Balloon in your joint that eases shoulder …
These are often because of injuries to the rotator cuff - the group of four muscles and tendons that allows us to move our shoulder, a ball and socket joint. «Daily Mail, Mar 15»
10
The shoulder; a marvel and a menace
Most people think of the shoulder as being a simple ball and socket joint. The shoulder is actually quite complex and consists of three bones (scapula, clavicle, ... «St George News, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Socket joint [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/socket-joint>. Jul 2020 ».
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