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British English: /dʒɔɪnt/
American English: /dʒɔɪnt/

Translation of joint in French:


  • 1 (Anatomy) elbow/knee/ankle joint
    articulation du coude/du genou/de la cheville
    to dislocate a joint
    se déboîter une articulation
    to put one's shoulder out of joint
    se déboîter l'épaule
    to be out of joint
    (shoulder, knee)
    être déboîté
    to have stiff ou aching joints
    avoir des douleurs articulaires
    before n (problem, pain)


  • (programme, working party, session, company)
    (measures, procedure)
    (winner, third)
    ex aequo
    (negotiations, talks)
    he is joint favourite
    c'est l'un des deux favoris

transitive verb


to have one's nose put out of joint

être dépité

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