Definition of trochlear in English:


Syllabification: troch·le·ar
Pronunciation: /ˈträklēər


  • Of or relating to a part of the body resembling a pulley.
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    • No significant difference in total mean chondrocyte density between trochlear, patellar, tibial, and femoral condyles was observed.
    • Inferior to the trochlear notch is the coronoid process.
    • A capsulotomy was performed and the patella was dislocated laterally to expose the articular surface of the trochlear groove.

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