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condyle

[′kän‚dīl]
(anatomy)
A rounded bone prominence that functions in articulation.
(botany)
The antheridium of certain stoneworts.
(invertebrate zoology)
A rounded, articular process on arthropod appendages.
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The present study used biplane radiography with image registration and the geometric center axis to measure the 3D tibiofemoral kinematics and condylar motion in ACL-deficient and normal knees during a knee bend activity.
Trajectories of condylar points during nonworking side and protrusive movements of the mandible, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 82(3): 322-331.
CH type 1 is the most frequently occurring form and involves an accelerated growth rate of the "normal" growth mechanism of the mandibular condyle with relatively normal architecture of the condyle but elongation of the condylar head, neck, and mandibular body.
It should be noted that while sagittal and coronal oblique images are oriented to the long and short axes of the condylar head as seen on axial imaging.
ACP--angle of condylar process: the angle between the tangent to the ventral surface of the mandibular corpus parallel to the masticatory surface of the mandibular toothrow and the line connecting the tangent's contact point with the axis of the mandibular condyle.
The five-year-old has won two out of four starts for Harty after coming back from a condylar fracture that kept him out of racing for a year and a half.
The sprinter came out of the race with a condylar fracture in his left hind leg and is scheduled for an operation today in Buellton.
Effect of estrogen on the condylar cartilage of the rat.
ONE Cool Cat's racing career is over after sustaining a condylar fracture of his near hind leg while working in Ballydoyle yesterday morning.
The three-year-old suffered a fracture to his condylar bone on his near-hind leg after finishing a piece of work in preparation for this weekend's Prix de l'Abbaye.
Diagnostic imaging of pigmented villonodular synovitis of the temporomandibular joint associated with condylar expansion.
Dubai Millennium sustained a lateral condylar fracture of his right hind leg when working on the Limekilns at Newmarket and will be retired to stud,' said a statement on the Godolphin website.