sternoscapular

adjective
ster·​no·​scapular | \ "+ \

Definition of sternoscapular

: connecting the sternum and scapula specifically : constituting a muscle that in many mammals helps to support the anterior part of the body upon the forelimbs

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History and Etymology for sternoscapular

stern- + scapular

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“Sternoscapular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sternoscapular. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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