scapular notch

noun

Medical Definition of scapular notch

: a semicircular notch on the superior border of the scapula next to the coracoid process that gives passage to the suprascapular nerve and is converted to a foramen by the suprascapular ligament

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“Scapular notch.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/scapular%20notch. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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