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trochleanoun [C]

uk   /ˈtrɒk.li.ə/ us   /ˈtrɑːk.li.ə/ plural trochleae specialized
a long, narrow, hollow space in a surface in the body that a bone or tendon can move against, especially the lower end of the humerus (= the long bone of the upper arm): the trochlea of the humerus
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