symphysis - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    a place where two bones are closely joined, either forming an immovable joint (as between the pubic bones in the centre of the pelvis) or completely fused (as at the midline of the lower jaw)Submitted by Alistair from United Kingdom on 30/06/2015
  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    the process of growing togetherSubmitted by Alistair from United Kingdom on 30/06/2015