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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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Experiments will focus on two issues, measuring total current flow through equipment energized to high voltages (up to 8 kilovolts (kv)) under diverse conditions and determining the effectiveness of bridging a pivot joint with a shunt cable for current detection.
Your wrist and ankle are pivot joints, which help you move your hands and feet around in different directions.
The iglide G300 is used in these oscillating pivot joints because of its low-cost and ability to withstand the harsh mechanical conditions.