superhumeral

noun
su·​per·​humeral | \ "+ \

Definition of superhumeral

: something (such as an ephod, pall, amice, or stole) worn or carried on the shoulders

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History and Etymology for superhumeral

Late Latin superhumerale, superumerale, from Latin super- + humerus, umerus shoulder + -ale, neuter of -alis -al

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“Superhumeral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superhumeral. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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