lesser rhomboid muscle n.
A muscle with origin from the spinous processes particular cervical vertebrae, with insertion into the scapula above the spine, with nerve supply from the dorsal scapular nerve, and whose action draws the scapula toward the vertebral column and slightly upward.
noun 1. See under (def 1). noun 1. either of two North American gallinaceous birds of western prairies, Tympanuchus cupido (greater prairie chicken) or T. pallidicinctus (lesser prairie chicken) having rufous, brown, black, and white plumage. 2. . noun 1. either of two mottled brown-and-white grouse, Tympanuchus cupido or T. pallidicinctus, of North America
noun 1. . [ming-kee] /ˈmɪŋ ki/ noun 1. a dark-colored baleen whale, Baleanoptera acutorostrata, inhabiting temperate and polar seas and growing to a length of 33 feet (10 meters): reduced in numbers. n. type of small whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata), 1939, supposedly from the Norwegian surname Meincke. The name minke is said to have derived from […]
1. a lake in central Alberta, Canada, draining E via the Lesser Slave River to the Athabasca River. 451 sq. mi. (1168 sq. km).
- Lesser splanchnic nerve
lesser splanchnic nerve n. A nerve that arises from the last two thoracic sympathetic ganglia and passes to the aorticorenal ganglion.