Words nearby shoulder girdle
Origin of shoulder girdle
Examples from the Web for shoulder girdle
The shoulder-girdle, as in the shark, is a single cartilage, but it supports a pair of superficial membrane-bones.
The bony thorax supports the shoulder-girdle and bones of the fore legs.Elementary Zoology, Second Edition|Vernon L. Kellogg
Then set up Parker's 'Monograph on the Shoulder-girdle' in a slanting position against them.The Uttermost Farthing|R. Austin Freeman
Thus there is very little in common between the several reptilian types of shoulder-girdle.Dragons of the Air|H. G. Seeley
In sharks and skates the shoulder-girdle, which is formed of a continuous cartilage, does not touch the skull.