What movement does a gliding joint allow?


What movement does a gliding joint allow?

Gliding Joint Structure:

A gliding joint is also known as a plane joint. These are often found between the small bones in the wrists and in the ankles. In a gliding joint, bones are not connected in specific shapes like in many other joints. Instead, the surfaces of the bones in the joint slide past each other.

Answer and Explanation:

In a gliding or plane joint, the bones allow that part of the body to move in any way it wishes with a completely versatile range of motion. This is...

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