Medical Dictionary


adj cor·a·coid \ˈkr-ə-ˌkid, ˈkär-\

Medical Definition of CORACOID

:  of, relating to, or being a process of the scapula in most mammals or a well-developed cartilage bone of many lower vertebrates that extends from the scapula to or toward the sternum—see pectoral girdle
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears