Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

coracoid process

coracoid process in Medicine

coracoid process n.
A long curved projection from the neck of the scapula, overhanging the glenoid cavity and giving attachment to the short head of the biceps, the coracobrachial muscle, the smaller pectoral muscle, and the coracoacromial ligament.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for coracoid process
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Word Value for coracoid

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for coracoid process