a network of nerves in the armpits and neck, innervating the shoulders, arms, and hands.
brachial plexus neuropathy
brachial vein Historical Examples North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826 Various
pain in the nerves of the upper arm.
Botany. having widely spreading branches in alternate pairs. Zoology. having arms. to progress by means of brachiation. Historical Examples The Elements of Botany Asa Gray adjective (ˈbreɪkɪɪt; -ˌeɪt; ˈbræk-) (botany) having widely divergent paired branches verb (ˈbreɪkɪˌeɪt; ˈbræk-) (intransitive) (of some arboreal apes and monkeys) to swing by the arms from one hold to the […]