Scapular arch
Scapular Scap"u*lar, a. [Cf. F. scapulaire. Cf. {Scapulary}.] Of or pertaining to the scapula or the shoulder. [1913 Webster]

{Scapular arch} (Anat.), the pectoral arch. See under {pectoral}.

{Scapular region}, or {Scapular tract} (Zo["o]l.), a definite longitudinal area over the shoulder and along each side of the back of a bird, from which the scapular feathers arise. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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