from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of joint.
- adj. Having joints.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having joints; articulated; full of nodes; knotty
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Provided with joints; formed with knots or nodes.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having joints or jointed segments
Is a little thin jointed in his upper body, but his frame has the potential to add more growth. ...
Phil taking Larry to task for persisting in calling his jointed bamboo fishing rod a "pole!"
This is helped, of course, by the fact that geckos 'toes are backwards-jointed, meaning that when they flex their toes they curl upward rather than downward, allowing them to peel their toes from the surface to which they are stuck.
However, crustaceans do share common features such as jointed, paired appendages, and two pairs of antennae.
Some writers, like Collins, refer to a "jointed" or "hinged" axle, but
Well, we know that one essential form of comic fancy lies in picturing to ourselves a living person as a kind of jointed dancing-doll, and that frequently, with the object of inducing us to form this mental picture, we are shown two or more persons speaking and acting as though attached to one another by invisible strings.
Graves of this period are found to be oriented either north or south, and the bodies in them usually have the head separated from the body; sometimes it is clear that the bodies have been "jointed" so that they might occupy less space.
However, crustaceans also share common features such as jointed, paired appendages, and two pairs of antennae.
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Snaffle bits commonly have a single jointed mouthpiece and act with a nutcracker effect on the bars, tongue and occasionally roof of the mouth.