a fringed scarf, usually white and ornamented in the middle, worn over the shoulders by a priest or subdeacon during certain parts of a High Mass.
(RC Church) a silk shawl worn by a priest at High Mass, etc Often shortened to veil
[hyoo-mer-uh s or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mər əs or, often, ˈyu-/ noun, plural humeri [hyoo-muh-rahy or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu məˌraɪ or, often, ˈyu-/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the long bone in the arm of humans extending from the shoulder to the elbow. 2. . 3. Zoology. a corresponding bone, structure, or region in the forelimbs […]
humeroradial hu·mer·o·ra·di·al (hyōō’mə-rō-rā’dē-əl) adj. Relating to or characterizing the humerus and the radius, especially the ratio of the length of one to the length of the other.
humeroscapular hu·mer·o·scap·u·lar (hyōō’mə-rō-skāp’yə-lər) adj. Relating to the humerus and the scapula.
humeroulnar hu·mer·o·ul·nar (hyōō’mə-rō-ŭl’nər) adj. Relating to the humerus and the ulna, especially the ratio of the length of one to the length of the other.