- Anatomy, Zoology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the cubitus.
- Ornithology Now Rare. a secondary feather.
Origin of cubital
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Examples 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)
This, the stretcher of the cubital quills, is a very interesting muscle.
Cubital forks: the branching or points of separation of the branches of the cubits.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
- of or relating to the forearm
- Relating to the elbow or the ulna.
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