An articular prominence of a bone, typically present in pairs, resembling a pair of knuckles. Examples: Condyle of humerus, condyle of femur. [ http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/condyle PHENOSCAPE : ad ]

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definition
  • An articular prominence of a bone, typically present in pairs, resembling a pair of knuckles. Examples: Condyle of humerus, condyle of femur.
external definition
  • Protuberance on a bone that participates in a joint with another bone.[TAO]
  • the round prominence at the end of a bone, most often part of a joint - an articulation with another bone[WP][Wikipedia:Condyle_(anatomy)].
has relational adjective
  • condylar
  • condyloid
id
  • UBERON:0009979

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