divination by shoulder blade bone that has been heated to cracked or burned state; also called scapulimancy , scapulomancy , armomancy
scapula ‘shoulder blade’
adjective 1. shaped like a spatula; rounded more or less like a spoon. 2. Botany. having a broad, rounded end and a narrow, attenuate base, as a leaf. adjective 1. shaped like a spatula 2. (botany) Also spathulate. having a narrow base and a broad rounded apex: a spatulate leaf spatulate spat·u·late (spāch’ə-lĭt) adj. Having […]
noun, German. 1. spaetzle.
noun, Armor. 1. a pauldron, especially one for protecting only a shoulder.
noun, Veterinary Pathology. 1. a disease of the hock joint of horses in which enlargement occurs because of collected fluids (bog spavin) bony growth (bone spavin) or distention of the veins (blood spavin) 2. an excrescence or enlargement so formed. noun 1. (vet science) enlargement of the hock of a horse by a bony growth […]