cubital

[kyoo-bi-tl]
noun
  1. Ornithology Now Rare. a secondary feather.

Origin of cubital

1375–1425 for an earlier sense; late Middle English < Latin cubitālis. See cubit, -al1
Related formspost·cu·bi·tal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cubital

cubital

adjective
  1. of or relating to the forearm
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cubital in Medicine

cubital

[kyōōbĭ-tl]
adj.
  1. Relating to the elbow or the ulna.
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