condylar process n.
The articular process of the ramus of the mandible.
[kon-dl-ahrth] /ˈkɒn dlˌɑrθ/ noun 1. any of the primitive ungulate mammals of the extinct order Condylarthra, from the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, having a slender body, low-crowned teeth, and five-toed feet, each toe ending in a small hoof.
condylarthrosis con·dy·lar·thro·sis (kŏn’dl-är-thrō’sĭs) n. A joint formed by condylar surfaces, such as the knee.
[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 […]
condylectomy con·dy·lec·to·my (kŏn’dl-ěk’tə-mē) n. Excision of a condyle.