the nontechnical name for scapula
shoulder blade n.
noun, U.S. Navy. 1. one of a pair of narrow, stiff, cloth patches bearing an insignia of rank and worn on the shoulders by a commissioned officer.
noun 1. pectoral girdle (def 2). shoulder girdle n. The pectoral girdle, especially of a human.
- Shoulder-hand syndrome
shoulder-hand syndrome n. See brachial plexus neuropathy.
noun 1. the part of a seat belt that goes over the shoulder and diagonally across the chest.