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shoulder blade

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noun

the scapula.

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Origin of shoulder blade

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300
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British Dictionary definitions for shoulder blade

shoulder blade

noun

the nontechnical name for scapula
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Medical definitions for shoulder blade

shoulder blade

n.

scapula
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Scientific definitions for shoulder blade

shoulder blade
[ shōldər ]

See scapula.
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