[glee-noid] /ˈgli nɔɪd/
shallow or slightly cupped, as the articular cavities of the scapula and the temporal bone.
pertaining to such a cavity.
resembling or having a shallow cavity
denoting the cavity in the shoulder blade into which the head of the upper arm bone fits
glenoid gle·noid (glē’noid’, glěn’oid’)
Relating to the articular depression of the scapula entering into the formation of the shoulder joint.
- Glenoid cavity
glenoid cavity n. The hollow in the head of the scapula into which the head of the humerus sits to make the shoulder joint. Also called glenoid fossa.
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