condylotomy con·dy·lot·o·my (kŏn’dl-ŏt’ə-mē)
Incision or surgical division of a condyle.
condylus con·dy·lus (kŏn’dl-əs) n. pl. con·dy·li (-dl-ī’) Condyle.
[kohn] /koʊn/ noun 1. Geometry. 2. anything shaped like a cone: sawdust piled up in a great cone; the cone of a volcano. 3. . 4. Botany. 5. Anatomy. one of the cone-shaped cells in the retina of the eye, sensitive to color and intensity of light. Compare (def 17). 6. one of a series […]
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cone cell n. One of the photoreceptors in the retina of the eye that is responsible for daylight and color vision; they are densely concentrated in the fovea centralis, creating the area of greatest visual acuity. Also called cone, retinal cone.
[kuh-ney-kuh] /kəˈneɪ kə/ noun 1. See under . [uh-skam-bee-uh] /əˈskæm bi ə/ noun 1. a river in SE Alabama, known there as the (Conecuh) and NW Florida, flowing SW and S to Escambia Bay on the Gulf of Mexico. 231 miles (372 km) long.