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- n. A bony, flexible structure, resembling a joint, sometimes found after a poorly united fracture
- n. A groove in a block of stone that simulates a joint
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A condition in which, after fracture, there is failure of bony union, and there remains an actual joint or a fibrous union with slight movement.
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