scaphoid scapula n.
A scapula in which the vertebral border below the level of the spine is concave instead of convex.
noun 1. any mollusk of the class Scaphopoda, comprising the tooth shells. adjective 2. Also, scaphopodous [skuh-fop-uh-duh s] /skəˈfɒp ə dəs/ (Show IPA). belonging or pertaining to the Scaphopoda. noun 1. any marine mollusc of the class Scaphopoda, which includes the tusk (or tooth) shells
noun, verb (used with or without object), scaped, scaping. Archaic. 1. escape. noun 1. a leafless stalk in plants that arises from a rosette of leaves and bears one or more flowers 2. (zoology) a stalklike part, such as the first segment of an insect’s antenna verb, noun 1. an archaic word for escape
noun 1. any of a group of minerals of variable composition, essentially silicates of aluminum, calcium, and sodium, occurring as massive aggregates or tetragonal crystals. 2. the member of the scapolite group intermediate in composition between meionite and marialite; wernerite. noun 1. any of a group of colourless, white, grey, or violet fluorescent minerals consisting […]
adjective 1. having scapes; consisting of a scape. 2. resembling a scape.