condylar hinge position


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con·dy·lar hinge po·si·tion

1. the position of the condyles in the temporomandibular joints from which a hinge movement is possible;
2. the maxillomandibular relation from which a consciously stimulated true hinge movement can be executed.

con·dy·lar hinge po·si·tion

(kondi-lăr hinj pŏ-zishŭn)
1. The position of the condyles in the temporomandibular joints from which a hinge movement is possible.
2. The maxillomandibular relation from which a consciously stimulated true hinge movement can be executed.