scapular area

the shoulder area behind the head

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  • Scapular — Scap u*lar, a. [Cf. F. scapulaire. Cf. {Scapulary}.] Of or pertaining to the scapula or the shoulder. [1913 Webster] {Scapular arch} (Anat.), the pectoral arch. See under {pectoral}. {Scapular region}, or {Scapular tract} (Zo[ o]l.), a definite… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scapular arch — Scapular Scap u*lar, a. [Cf. F. scapulaire. Cf. {Scapulary}.] Of or pertaining to the scapula or the shoulder. [1913 Webster] {Scapular arch} (Anat.), the pectoral arch. See under {pectoral}. {Scapular region}, or {Scapular tract} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scapular region — Scapular Scap u*lar, a. [Cf. F. scapulaire. Cf. {Scapulary}.] Of or pertaining to the scapula or the shoulder. [1913 Webster] {Scapular arch} (Anat.), the pectoral arch. See under {pectoral}. {Scapular region}, or {Scapular tract} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scapular tract — Scapular Scap u*lar, a. [Cf. F. scapulaire. Cf. {Scapulary}.] Of or pertaining to the scapula or the shoulder. [1913 Webster] {Scapular arch} (Anat.), the pectoral arch. See under {pectoral}. {Scapular region}, or {Scapular tract} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • circumflex scapular artery — noun an artery that serves the muscles of the shoulder and scapular area • Syn: ↑arteria circumflexa scapulae • Hypernyms: ↑circumflex artery • Part Holonyms: ↑shoulder, ↑shoulder joint, ↑articulatio humeri …   Useful english dictionary

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  • arteria circumflexa scapulae — noun an artery that serves the muscles of the shoulder and scapular area • Syn: ↑circumflex scapular artery • Hypernyms: ↑circumflex artery • Part Holonyms: ↑shoulder, ↑shoulder joint, ↑articulatio humeri …   Useful english dictionary

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