Definition of styloid in English:

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styloid

Pronunciation: /ˈstīloid/

adjective

technical

noun

short for styloid process.
Example sentences
  • Diagnosis may be made by having the athlete actively ulnarly deviate the wrist in full supination observing the ECU tendon subluxing ulnarward over the styloid.
  • The nature of her fall, the fractures being interarticular with residual non-union of the distal styloid will result in potentially increasing osteoarthritic change in the right wrist and hence pain.
  • Triangular fibrocartilage complex tenderness is best localized by palpating the hollow between the pisiform and ulnar styloid on the ulnar border of the wrist.

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Syllabification: sty·loid

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