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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Slightly movable joints are those where a pad of cartilage, adhering to both bones, allows only slight movement due to the elasticity of the interposed cartilage.
While those that will become most visibly apparent to the owner are the movable joints, most often the shoulders and elbows, the knees (stifles), the wrists (carpi) and the hips are also frequently affected.
All joints in a cat's body can be affected by osteoarthritis, but those that will become most visibly apparent to the owner are the movable joints, most often the shoulders and elbows.
Weight-bearing and movable joints are at the highest risk for age-related degenerative changes that could increase a worker's risk for a workplace injury, like a fall, and can also lead to slower recovery rates.