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subscapular

[suhb-skap-yuh-ler] /sʌbˈskæp yə lər/ Anatomy
adjective
1.
situated beneath or on the deep surface of the scapula, as a muscle.
noun
2.
a subscapular muscle, artery, etc.
Also, subscapulary
[suhb-skap-yuh-ler-ee] /sʌbˈskæp yəˌlɛr i/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of subscapular
1825-1835
1825-35; < New Latin subscapulāris, equivalent to sub- sub- + scapulāris scapular1
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subscapular

/sʌbˈskæpjʊlə/
adjective
1.
(of a muscle or artery) situated beneath the scapula
noun
2.
any subscapular muscle or artery
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