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con·dyle

 (kŏn′dīl′, -dl)
n.
A rounded prominence at the end of a bone, most often for articulation with another bone.

[Latin condylus, knuckle, from Greek kondulos.]

con′dy·lar (-də-lər) adj.
con′dy·loid′ (-dl-oid′) adj.

condyle

(ˈkɒndɪl)
n
(Anatomy) the rounded projection on the articulating end of a bone, such as the ball portion of a ball-and-socket joint
[C17: from Latin condylus knuckle, joint, from Greek kondulos]
ˈcondylar adj

con•dyle

(ˈkɒn daɪl, -dl)

n.
1. the rounded process at the end of a bone, forming part of a joint.
2. (in arthropods) a similar process formed from the hard integument.
[1625–35; < New Latin condylus knuckle < Greek kóndylos]
con′dy•lar, adj.
con′dy•loid`, adj.

con·dyle

(kŏn′dīl′)
A rounded prominence at the end of a bone.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.condyle - a round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bonecondyle - a round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
appendage, outgrowth, process - a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process"
condylar process, condyloid process, mandibular condyle - the condyle of the ramus of the mandible that articulates with the skull
lateral condyle - a condyle on the outer side of the lower extremity of the femur
medial condyle - a condyle on the inner side of the lower extremity of the femur
Translations
condylus

con·dyle

n. cóndilo, porción redondeada de un hueso, usualmente en la articulación.

condyle

n cóndilo
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18] Cartilage thickness measurements were taken from the mid-points of the medial femoral condyle, intercondylar area, and the lateral femoral condyle.
We aimed to investigate the effect of femoral lateral bowing and rotation on the radiographic measurements of distal femoral condyle resection thickness (DRT) and the distal femoral resection valgus angle (FVA).
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Several classifications have been created to define different morphological types of occipital condyle, but without determining the prevalence of each of these types (Bozbug'a et al.
Therefore, the aim of the present study was to evaluate the rat mandibular condyle response to mandibular protrusion induced by the fixed inclined plane made of composite resin.
The femorotibiotarsal joint was stabilized by using a lateral extracapsular suture in a modified technique using a selftapping cortical screw in the lateral femoral condyle and a hole through the proximal tibiotarsus.
Type B fractures are condylar fractures; type B1 is a sagittal split of the lateral condyle, type B2 is a sagittal split of the medial condyle and type B3 is a coronal plane fracture.
Radiographic examination using OPG shows haphazardly placed condylar heads and glenoid fossa and unidentifiable joint space bilaterally and presence of 4 holed mono cortical plate with screws on lateral boder of the left condyle (Figure 1).
Mandibular asymmetry is associated with the core of condyle growth, which can directly or indirectly regulate the size of the condyle, condylar neck length and the length of the ramus and mandibular body.