simple joint n.
A joint composed of two bones only.
noun, Mechanics. 1. machine (def 3b). simple machine noun 1. a simple device for altering the magnitude or direction of a force. The six basic types are the lever, wheel and axle, pulley, screw, wedge, and inclined plane simple machine See under machine.
noun 1. less than half of the total votes cast but more than the minimum required to win, as when there are more than two candidates or choices. 2. less than half the number of voters registered. noun a voting system whereby the highest number of votes for any one candidate or question designates the […]
- Simple mastectomy
simple mastectomy n. Surgical removal of the breast, including the nipple, areola, and most of the overlying skin.
noun 1. simple time. noun, Music. 1. rhythm characterized by two or three beats or pulses to a measure.