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condyle, cokndylus
1. A round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bone.
2. A rounded articular surface at the extremity of a bone.
3. A rounded part at the end of a bone that forms a moving joint with a cup-shaped cavity in another bone.

The ball part of a ball-and-socket joint; such as, the hip or shoulder joint is a condyle.

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antennal condyle
The narrowed, neck-like portion of the first antennal segment that connects to the head surface or referring to the appendage on the head of insects and crustaceans; usually, sensitive to touch and taste.
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