Condylar process - Processus condylaris

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Description

The condylar process (Condyloid Process) is thicker than the coronoid, and consists of two portions: the condyle, and the constricted portion which supports it, the neck:


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Axial skeleton > Bones of cranium > Mandible > Ramus of mandible > Condylar process

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