Supraclavicle
Supraclavicle Su`pra*clav"i*cle, n. (Anat.) A bone which usually connects the clavicle with the post-temporal in the pectorial arch of fishes. [1913 Webster]

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  • supraclavicle — su·pra·clavicle …   English syllables

  • supraclavicle — “+ noun Etymology: supra + clavicle : a bone that usually connects the clavicle with the posttemporal in the pectoral arch of a fish called also scapula …   Useful english dictionary

  • supraclavicle I — posttemporal (the superficial, Y shaped dermal bone connecting the pectoral girdle with the skull, namely the epiotic or supraoccipital (upper part of the bone) and the opisthotic (in primitive fishes) or the intercalar (in modern fishes)(lower… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • posterotemporal — I. “+ adjective Etymology: postero + temporal : of or relating to the supraclavicle of a fish II. noun : the supraclavicle of a fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • Post-temporal — Post tem po*ral, a. [Pref. post + temporal.] (Anat.) Situated back of the temporal bone or the temporal region of the skull; applied especially to a bone which usually connects the supraclavicle with the skull in the pectoral arch of fishes. n. A …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Supraclavicular — Su pra*cla*vic u*lar, a. (Anat.) (a) Situated above the clavicle. (b) Of or pertaining to the supraclavicle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • os posttemporale — (plural ossa posttemporalia)) posttemporal (the superficial, Y shaped dermal bone connecting the pectoral girdle with the skull, namely the epiotic or supraoccipital (upper part of the bone) and the opisthotic (in primitive fishes) or the… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • posttemporal — the superficial, Y shaped dermal bone connecting the pectoral girdle with the skull, namely the epiotic or supraoccipital (upper part of the bone) and the opisthotic (in primitive fishes) or the intercalar (in modern fishes)(lower part of the… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • supracleithrum I — posttemporal (the superficial, Y shaped dermal bone connecting the pectoral girdle with the skull, namely the epiotic or supraoccipital (upper part of the bone) and the opisthotic (in primitive fishes) or the intercalar (in modern fishes)(lower… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • suprascapula — posttemporal (the superficial, Y shaped dermal bone connecting the pectoral girdle with the skull, namely the epiotic or supraoccipital (upper part of the bone) and the opisthotic (in primitive fishes) or the intercalar (in modern fishes)(lower… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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