Acromial angle



acromial angle

acromial angle a·cro·mi·al angle (ə-krō’mē-əl)
n.
The prominent bony point at the junction of the lateral border of the acromion and the spine of the shoulder blade.

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  • Acromial

    the outward end of the spine of the scapula or shoulder blade. Historical Examples In the Theromorpha it has an acromial process with which the precoracoid articulates, and it is very large in Dinosauria. The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds A small tubercle (deltoid tubercle) which frequently exists near the acromial end is liable to […]

  • Acromial process

    acromial process acromial process n. See acromion. Historical Examples In the Theromorpha it has an acromial process with which the precoracoid articulates, and it is very large in Dinosauria. The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds



  • Acromicria

    abnormal smallness of the head and extremities.

  • Acromioclavicular

    acromioclavicular acromioclavicular a·cro·mi·o·cla·vic·u·lar (ə-krō’mē-ō-klə-vĭk’yə-lər) adj. Of or relating to the acromion and the clavicle. Of or relating to the articulation between the clavicle and the scapula and its ligaments.



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