Definition of monocondylar in US English:

monocondylar

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
  • Originally: having a single occipital condyle. Now: of, relating to, or involving a single condyle.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. Probably originally from scientific Latin Monocondyla. Subsequently re-formed from mono- + condyle + -ar.

Pronunciation

monocondylar

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈkɒndɪlə/