[ kyoo-bi-tl ]
/ ˈkyu bɪ tl /
Anatomy, Zoology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the cubitus.
Ornithology Now Rare. a secondary feather.
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Origin of cubital
OTHER WORDS FROM cubitalpost·cu·bi·tal, adjective
Words nearby cubital
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Example sentences from the Web for cubital
A membrane attached to the inner side of the cubital spur in Apis L.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby
Cubital forks: the branching or points of separation of the branches of the cubits.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
This, the stretcher of the cubital quills, is a very interesting muscle.
British Dictionary definitions for cubital
/ (ˈkjuːbɪtəl) /
of or relating to the forearm
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Medical definitions for cubital
[ kyōō′bĭ-tl ]
Relating to the elbow or the ulna.
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