One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A joint in which complementarily threaded ends of two pipes or rods are screwed together or into a special coupling.
2Anatomy a type of hinge joint (ginglymus) in which the corresponding elevations and depressions of the articular surfaces of the bones form a spiral, as in the elbow.
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Belfast Monthly Magazine.
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