epicondyle

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

epi·con·dyle

noun \ˌep-i-ˈkän-ˌdīl also -dəl\

Definition of EPICONDYLE

: any of several prominences on the distal part of a long bone serving for the attachment of muscles and ligaments: a : one on the outer aspect of the distal part of the humerus or proximal to the lateral condyle of the femur—called also lateral epicondyle b : a larger and more prominent one on the inner aspect of the distal part of the humerus or proximal to the medial condyle of the femur—called also medial epicondyle; see epitrochlea
epi·con·dy·lar \-də-lər\ adjective

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