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ep·i·con·dyle

 (ĕp′ĭ-kŏn′dĭl, -dl)
n.
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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epicondyle

(ˌɛpɪˈkɒndɪl)
n
(Anatomy) a bone projection above a condyle
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Noun1.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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Translations

ep·i·con·dyle

n. epicóndilo, eminencia sobre el cóndilo de un hueso.
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epicondyle

n (of elbow) (lateral) epicóndilo (lateral); (medial) epitróclea, epi-cóndilo medial (esp. Amer)
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The measurement was taken from between the epicondylus lateralis and epicondylus medialis points of the humerus.
The margin patella contacted with femoral epicondylus in higher flexion and decreased contact area causing higher contact stress (Figures 17 and 18).