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[hyoo-mer-uh l or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mər əl or, often, ˈyu-/

Anatomy, Zoology. of or relating to the humerus or brachium.
of or relating to the shoulder.
(anatomy) of or relating to the humerus
of or near the shoulder

1610s; see humerus + -al (1).

humeral hu·mer·al (hyōō’mər-əl)


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