Subspinous
Subspinous Sub*spi"nous, a. (a) (Anat.) Subvertebral. (b) (Med.) Situated beneath a spinous process, as that of the scapula; as, subspinous dislocation of the humerus. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • subspinous — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • subspinous — 1. SYN: infraspinous. 2. Tendency to spininess. * * * sub·spi·nous (səb spiґnəs) inferior to a spinous process …   Medical dictionary

  • subspinous — sub·spinous …   English syllables

  • subspinous — “+ adjective Etymology: sub + spinous 1. : somewhat spinous 2. a. : situated beneath the spinal column b. : infraspinous …   Useful english dictionary

  • subspinous dislocation — dislocation of the head of the humerus into the space below the spine of the scapula …   Medical dictionary

  • infraspinous — Below a spine or spinous process; specifically, the fossa infraspinata. SYN: subspinous (1). * * * in·fra·spi·nous .in frə spī nəs adj lying below a spine esp lying below the spine of the scapula * * * in·fra·spi·nous (in″frə… …   Medical dictionary

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