a method of designing and marketing new products in which development stages are run in parallel rather than in series, to reduce lead times and costs Also called interactive engineering
[kon-dahyl, -dl] /ˈkɒn daɪl, -dl/ noun 1. Anatomy. the smooth surface area at the end of a bone, forming part of a joint. 2. (in arthropods) a similar process formed from the hard integument. /ˈkɒndɪl/ noun 1. the rounded projection on the articulating end of a bone, such as the ball portion of a ball-and-socket […]
- Condylar canal
condylar canal n. The opening through the occipital bone posterior to the condyle on each side, transmitting the occipital emissary vein. Also called condyloid canal, posterior condyloid foramen.
- Condylar emissary vein
condylar emissary vein n. A vein that connects the sigmoid sinus and the venous plexuses surrounding the vertebral processes amd vertebral bodies through the condylar canal of the occipital bone.
- Condylar fossa
condylar fossa n. A depression behind the condyle of the occipital bone in which the posterior margin of the superior facet of the atlas lies in extension.