condyloid


condyloid
Relating to or resembling a condyle. [G. kondylodes, like a knuckle, fr. kondylos, condyle, + eidos, resemblance]

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con·dy·loid 'kän-də-.lȯid adj shaped like or situated near a condyle: relating to a condyle

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con·dy·loid (konґdə-loid) [condyle + -oid] resembling a condyle or knuckle.

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  • Condyloid — Con dy*loid, a. [Condyle + oid: cf. F. condylo[ i]de.] (Anat.) Shaped like or pertaining to a condyle. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • condyloid — [kän′də loid΄] adj. of or like a condyle …   English World dictionary

  • condyloid — adjective see condyle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • condyloid — /kon dl oyd /, adj. of or like a condyle. [1735 45; CONDYLE + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • condyloid — adjective Relating to or resembling a condyle. Syn: condylar …   Wiktionary

  • condyloid — adj. pertaining to a condyle, like a condyle (rounded end of a bone) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • condyloid — con·dy·loid …   English syllables

  • condyloid — /ˈkɒndəlɔɪd/ (say konduhloyd) adjective of or like a condyle …   Australian English dictionary

  • condyloid — ˈkändəˌlȯid adjective Etymology: condyl + oid : shaped like or situated near a condyle : relating to a condyle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Condyloid joint — 1: Ball and socket joint; 2: Condyloid joint (Ellipsoid); 3: Saddle joint; 4 Hinge joint; 5: Pivot joint; …   Wikipedia


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