bicondylar joint

[ bī-kŏndə-lər ]

n.

A joint in which two rounded surfaces of one bone articulate with shallow depressions on another bone.

Nearby words

  1. bicolour,
  2. bicompact,
  3. biconcave,
  4. biconcave lens,
  5. biconditional,
  6. bicone,
  7. biconical,
  8. biconically,
  9. bicontinental,
  10. biconvex


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