cubital

[kyoo-bi-tl]
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adjective

Anatomy, Zoology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the cubitus.

noun

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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cubital

adjective

of or relating to the forearm
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cubital in Medicine

cubital

[kyōōbĭ-tl]

adj.

Relating to the elbow or the ulna.
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