trochlear

adjective
troch·​le·​ar | \ ˈträ-klē-ər How to pronounce trochlear (audio) \

Definition of trochlear

1 : of, relating to, or being a trochlea
2 : of, relating to, or being a trochlear nerve

First Known Use of trochlear

circa 1681, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of trochlear was circa 1681

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“Trochlear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trochlear. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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trochlear

adjective
troch·​le·​ar | \ -ər How to pronounce trochlear (audio) \

Medical Definition of trochlear

1 : of, relating to, or being a trochlea
2 : of, relating to, or being a trochlear nerve trochlear fibers

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