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English definition of “epicondyle”


noun [C] uk   /ˌep.ɪˈkɒn.dɪl/ us    /ˌep.ɪˈkɑn.dɑɪl/ specialized
a part that sticks out at the end of a bone, often where muscles and tendons are attached: Inflammation of the epicondyle of the radius caused by overuse of the forearm is sometimes called 'tennis elbow'.
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