subscapular

[suhb-skap-yuh-ler]Anatomy
noun
  1. a subscapular muscle, artery, etc.
Also sub·scap·u·lar·y [suhb-skap-yuh-ler-ee] /sʌbˈskæp yəˌlɛr i/.

Origin of subscapular

1825–35; < New Latin subscapulāris, equivalent to sub- sub- + scapulāris scapular1
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subscapular

adjective
  1. (of a muscle or artery) situated beneath the scapula
noun
  1. any subscapular muscle or artery
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