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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ar-tik-yū-lā′rē

Definition: In cephalometrics, the point of intersection of the external dorsal contour of the mandibular condyle and the temporal bone; the midpoint is used when a profile radiograph shows double projections of the rami.

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