artificial joint

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n artificial joint a metal or plastic part that is surgically implanted to replace a natural joint (possibly elbow or wrist but usually hip or knee)
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Usage

In literature:

Joints creaking, muscles protesting, Ninon pushed herself up and out of the sling against the artificial gravity of the ship.
"Time and the Woman" by G. Gordon Dewey
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In news:

AAAI Publications, Twenty-First International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence.
AAAI Publications, Twenty-Second International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence.
City policy that favors artificial turf for new joint-use parks is rubbing College Area residents the wrong way.
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In science:

Joint Conf. on Artificial are all by defaults.
Coping with the Limitations of Rational Inference in the Framework of Possibility Theory
B.D. Lucas and T. Kanade, “An Iterative Image Registration Technique with an Application to Stereo Vision,” Proc. 7th Int. Joint Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), pp. 674-679, Aug. 1981.
Face Expression Recognition and Analysis: The State of the Art
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