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Condylar joint

condylar joint n.
See ellipsoidal joint.


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  • Condylar process

    condylar process n. The articular process of the ramus of the mandible.

  • Condylarth

    [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

    condylarthrosis con·dy·lar·thro·sis (kŏn’dl-är-thrō’sĭs) n. A joint formed by condylar surfaces, such as the knee.

  • Condyle

    [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 […]

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