Anatomy, Zoology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the cubitus.
Ornithology Now Rare. a secondary feather.
Origin of cubital
1375–1425Related formspost·cu·bi·tal, adjective
for an earlier sense; late Middle English
< Latin cubitālis.
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of or relating to the forearm
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Relating to the elbow or the ulna.
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