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con·dy·lar pro·cess of mandible[TA]
the articular process of the ramus of the mandible; it includes the head of the mandible, the neck of the mandible and pterygoid fovea.
A posterior process on the superior border of the ramus of the mandible consisting of a capitulum and neck. It articulates with the mandibular fossa of the temporal bone.See: mandible for illus
See also: process