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A rounded projection at the end of a bone, located on or above a condyle and usually serving as a place of attachment for ligaments and tendons.
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(Anatomy) a bone projection above a condyle
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|Noun||1.||epicondyle - a projection on a bone above a condyle serving for the attachment of muscles and ligaments|
appendage, outgrowth, process - a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process"
lateral epicondyle - epicondyle near the lateral condyle of the femur
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n. epicóndilo, eminencia sobre el cóndilo de un hueso.
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epicondylen (of elbow) (lateral) epicóndilo (lateral); (medial) epitróclea, epi-cóndilo medial (esp. Amer)
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