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Medical Term:

atlantoaxial

Pronunciation: at-lan′tō-ak′sē-ăl

Definition: Pertaining to the atlas and the axis; denoting the joint between the first two cervical vertebrae.

Synonym(s): atlantoepistrophic, atloaxoid

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