\skˈapjʊlə], \skˈapjʊlə], \s_k_ˈa_p_j_ʊ_l_ə]\
Definitions of SCAPULA
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By James Champlin Fernald
The shoulder-blade; a large triangular flattened bone lying over the ribs posteriorly on either side, articulating by its outer angle with the clavicle and the humerus.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
The shoulder-blade ; name given to various structures suggestive of a shoulder-blade, as tegula, patagium, mesothoracic pleuron, fore-leg trochanter of certain Insects ; in Crinoids, the proximal plate of a ray that has an articular facet for the arms.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
An irregular, broad, flat bone, of a triangular shape, situate at the posterior part of the shoulder. It has, 1. A posterior or dorsal surface or Dorsum, Testu'do scapu'lae, divided transversely into two parts, by a triangular process, called Spine of the Scapula; which terminates by a considerable eminence, called Acromion. Above the spine, is the Fossa supra-spinata; below it, the F. infra-spinata. 2. An anterior or costal surface or venter, forming the Fossa subscapularis. 3. A superior or cervical edge, which is thin, and terminates, anteriorly, by a strong, curved apophysis, called the coracoid process. 4. A posterior or vertebral edge, called, also, the base. 5. An outer or axillary or inferior edge, having a thick, truncated angle, in which is the glenoid cavity. With this is articulated the head of the humerus. The glenoid cavity is separated from the body of the bone by a narrow part called the cervix or neck. The edges or margins are, also, called costae. The scapula has three angles-an inferior, superior, and anterior.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
A flat bone, irregularly triangular, with its apex directed downward on the posterior surface of the thorax, covering the space between the second and seventh ribs.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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