Definition of enarthrosis in English:

enarthrosis

noun

Anatomy
  • A ball-and-socket joint.

    • ‘The hip is an enarthrosis (ie, ball and socket) joint.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from Greek enarthrōsis, from enarthros ‘jointed’, from en- ‘inside’ + arthron ‘joint’.

Pronunciation

enarthrosis

/ˌenärˈTHrōsəs//ˌɛnɑrˈθroʊsəs/