[kawr-uh-koid, kor-] /ˈkɔr əˌkɔɪd, ˈkɒr-/ Anatomy, Zoology
pertaining to the bone that in reptiles, birds, and monotremes articulates with the scapula and the sternum and that in humans and other higher mammals is a reduced bony process of the scapula having no connection with the sternum.
a coracoid bone or process.
a paired ventral bone of the pectoral girdle in vertebrates. In mammals it is reduced to a peg (the coracoid process) on the scapula
coracoid cor·a·coid (kôr’ə-koid’)
Of, relating to, or resembling a coracoid.
- Coracoid process
coracoid process n. A long curved projection from the neck of the scapula, overhanging the glenoid cavity and giving attachment to the short head of the biceps, the coracobrachial muscle, the smaller pectoral muscle, and the coracoacromial ligament.
- Cor adiposum
cor adiposum cor ad·i·po·sum (ād’ə-pō’səm) n. See fatty heart.
[kuh-rah-jee] /kəˈrɑ dʒi/ noun, Australian. 1. . [kuh-rah-jee] /kəˈrɑ dʒi/ noun, Australian. 1. .
- Coral 66
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