The hollow in the head of the scapula into which the head of the humerus sits to make the shoulder joint.glenoid fossa
English Words From The PharaohsMost people recognize Ancient Greek and Latin as the primary donors to the English language. However, some of the most ancient words in English actually trace back to Ancient Egypt.
- glenn's operation,
- glenohumeral ligament,
- glens falls,
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