infraclavicular fossa

[ ĭn′frə-klə-vĭkyə-lər ]

n.

A triangular depression bounded by the clavicle and the adjacent borders of the deltoid and greater pectoral muscles.infraclavicular triangle

Nearby words

  1. infra dig.,
  2. infra-,
  3. infra-red,
  4. infrabulge,
  5. infraclass,
  6. infraclusion,
  7. infracostal,
  8. infract,
  9. infraction,
  10. infradentale


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