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epicoracoid

adjective epi·coracoid
variants: or less commonly epicoracoidal \¦epə̇, ¦epē+\

Definition of epicoracoid

: lying at the sternal end of the coracoid used of a cartilaginous or bony element lying in the shoulder girdle of some vertebrates (such as various reptiles, amphibians, and monotreme mammals)

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Origin and Etymology of epicoracoid

epi- + coracoid, coracoidal


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epicoracoid

noun \ " \

Definition of epicoracoid

: an epicoracoid bone or cartilage

Origin and Etymology of epicoracoid

epi- + coracoid, noun


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