Definición de condyle en inglés:

condyle

Saltos de línea: con|dyle
Pronunciación: /ˈkɒndɪl
 
, -dʌɪl/

sustantivo

Anatomy
A rounded protuberance at the end of some bones, forming an articulation with another bone.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Twelve distal femoral condyles, proximal tibial condyles, and patellae were harvested; all soft tissue was removed.
  • However, the position of the patella is controlled primarily by the geometry of the femoral trochlea, the femoral condyles, and the posterior surface of the patella.
  • It presents medially a circular ‘articular surface of the head,’ directed anteroproximad and articulating with the lateral condyle of the tibia.

Origen

mid 17th century: from French, from Latin condylus, from Greek kondulos 'knuckle'.

Derivativos

condylar

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Our results showed that hypothermic storage resulted in a decrease of chondrocyte viability in condylar specimens up to 49% after 60 days.
  • It may be formed of two superimposed layers and it may be more or less fused with the lateral pterygoid or send a fasciculus to the condylar process.
  • A curious variation is an external carotid composed of two separate trunks that unite behind the condylar process of the mandible forming an anulus, from which the various branches arise.

condyloid

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The condyloid origin has been found with a sesamoid bone in it;
  • Accessory condyloid canals have been reported.
  • The mandible has a well developed coronoid process, and the condyloid process is elevated above the level of the toothrow.

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