Articular bones

Articular bones

Two or more bones which are connected with each other via a joint.
References in periodicals archive ?
The lower jaw was almost completely made up of dentary bone; other minor components included the angular, surangular, and articular bones.
13) Vibrations of a tympanum (recent evidence suggests that the tympanum was supported by the reflected lamina of the angular bone) were conducted through the articular bone in the lower jaw, through the quadrate bone in the upper jaw, through the stapes, and into the uric capsule.