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occipital condyle

noun

Definition of OCCIPITAL CONDYLE

:  an articular surface on the occipital bone by which the skull articulates with the atlas
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First Known Use of OCCIPITAL CONDYLE

circa 1860
Medical Dictionary

occipital condyle

noun

Medical Definition of OCCIPITAL CONDYLE

:  an articular surface on the occipital bone on each side of the foramen magnum by which the skull articulates with the atlas

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