Surgery. a shoulder dressing that keeps the shoulder or another bandage in place.
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How to use scapulary in a sentence
She was also ordered to take a draught with a dram of æther twice a day, and to have scapulary issues.An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses | William Withering
He was dressed in the white robe of a Cistercian, with the black scapulary of the order.The Black Douglas | S. R. Crockett
It was but the back of a figure in the long white Dominican tunic and scapulary, kneeling with bowed head before a crucifix.Romola | George Eliot
The scapulary, with its sacred image of Mary worn next the heart, is a great shield against this love of the world.
Accidentally his eyes fell upon a scapulary that had dropped near the threshold.The Pocket Bible or Christian the Printer | Eugne Sue