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a hinge synovial joint between the tibia and fibula above and the talus below.
Synonym(s): articulatio talocruralis [TA], ankle (1) , mortise joint, talocrural articulation, talocrural joint, talotibiofibular joint
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The ankle joint; a ginglymoid or hinge joint.
See also: articulation
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