Joint

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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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Charcot joint can occur in a short amount of time in patients with diabetic neuropathy who have experienced even minor trauma.
He warns that Charcot joints can produce massive and permanent deformity in some diabetics virtually overnight.