occipital condyle

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oc·cip·i·tal con·dyle

[TA]
one of two elongated oval facets on the undersurface of the occipital bone, one on each side of the foramen magnum, which articulate with the atlas.
Synonym(s): condylus occipitalis [TA]
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oc·cip·i·tal con·dyle

(ok-sip'i-tăl kon'dīl) [TA]
One of two elongated oval facets on the undersurface of the occipital bone, one on each side of the foramen magnum, which articulate with the atlas.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

occipital condyle

a projection of bone at the back of the vertebrate skull which articulates with the vertebral column. It is absent in most fish.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

oc·cip·i·tal con·dyle

(ok-sip'i-tăl kon'dīl) [TA]
One of two elongated oval facets on the undersurface of the occipital bone, one on each side of the foramen magnum, which articulate with the atlas.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012