condyloid process


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Related to condyloid process: condylar process, mandibular condyle
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Noun1.condyloid process - the condyle of the ramus of the mandible that articulates with the skullcondyloid process - the condyle of the ramus of the mandible that articulates with the skull
jawbone, jowl, lower jaw, lower jawbone, mandible, mandibula, mandibular bone, submaxilla - the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth
condyle - a round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bone
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Benign bony enlargement of the condyloid process of the mandible.
This condyloid process has a head and a neck, but then joins with the mandibular notch as it extends anteriorly to unite with the coronoid process.
TABLE 1 Measurements of Ludington, Michigan, Castoroides canadensis Right Dentary Length of tooth row 74mm Greatest length of lower molar II 18 mm Greatest length of lower molar III 16 mm Greatest length of mandibular symphasis 75 mm Greatest length, tip of jaw through condyloid process 202 mm Greatest length of alveolus I 22mm Greatest length of alveolus IV 22 mm Greatest width of alveolus I 26mm Greatest width of alveolus IV 18 mm