infraspinatus

noun
in·​fra·​spi·​na·​tus | \ ˌin-frə-spī-ˈnāt-əs How to pronounce infraspinatus (audio) \
plural infraspinati\ -​ˈnā-​ˌtī How to pronounce infraspinatus (audio) \

Medical Definition of infraspinatus

: a muscle that occupies the chief part of the infraspinous fossa of the scapula, is inserted into the greater tubercle of the humerus, and rotates the arm laterally

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infraspecific

infraspinatus

infraspinous

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“Infraspinatus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/infraspinatus. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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