Medical Dictionary

trochlea

noun troch·lea \ˈträk-lē-ə\

Medical Definition of TROCHLEA

:  an anatomical structure resembling a pulley: as a :  the articular surface on the medial condyle of the humerus that articulates with the ulna b :  the fibrous ring in the inner upper part of the orbit through which the tendon of the superior oblique muscle of the eye passes
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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