noun, plural cu·bi·ti [kyoo-bi-tahy] /ˈkyu bɪˌtaɪ/.
- the forearm.
- Now Rare. the ulna.
Origin of cubitus
Examples from the Web for cubitus
Wings very long, and very narrow, the humerus and cubitus extremely elongated; first quill longest.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon
A coronet or semicoronet of spines, observable at the apex of the Cubitus or Tibia of some insects.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4)|William Kirby
When this angle is increased, the attitude is described as one of cubitus valgus.
Hypotenuses: in Odonata; the simple or broken cross-vein between media 4, and cubitus 1, forming outer boundary of triangle.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The Cubitus or Ulna is endu'd with two sorts of Motions, viz.The Compleat Surgeon, or the Whole Art of Surgery Explain'd in a Most Familiar Method|Charles Gabriel Le Clerc