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Acromial Process

Definition of the noun acromial process

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noun

  1. the outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; or, universal dictionary of knowledge, on an original plan: comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings (1845)

Edited by Edw. Smedley, Hugh Jam. Rose, and H. John Rose. (Text: voll. XXVI. Plates: voll. III. Index

Goats, and Oxen, it terminates square, but at other times lengthens into a slender acromial process, which, in the Antelopes and Deer, overhangs the neck, and in the Camel kind descends as low as the plane of the glenoid cavity.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Mixed sciences, vol. 5

Goats, and Oren, it terminates square, but at other times lengthens into a slender acromial process, which, in the Antelopes and Deer, overhangs the neck, and in the Camel kind descends as low as the plane of the glenoid cavity.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

acromial process /ۑkrǀމmƝāۑl/[Gk, akron, extremity, ǀPRV, shoulder], a flat, triangular lateral extension of the scapula. acromicria / akމrۑmikމrƝāۑ/, an anomaly characterised by abnormally small hands and feet. The person ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Herpetological and Related Terminology (2005)

by D.C. Wareham

ACROMIAL PROCESS A small projection directed anteriorly on the cranial border of the SCAPULA and which, in chelonians, becomes quite extensive and lengthened, forming an essential part of the extraordinary PECTORAL GIRDLE found ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana (1845)

Or Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... Comprising the Twofoldadvantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Goats, and Oxen, it terminates square, but at other times lengthens into a slender acromial process, which, in the Antelopes and Deer, overhangs the neck, and in the Camel kind descends as low as the plane of the glenoid cavity.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Goats, and Oren, it terminates square, but at other times lengthens into a slender acromial process, which, in the Antelope: and Deer, overhangs the neck, and in the Camel kind descends as low as the plane of the glenoid cavity.

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Subacromial Under the acromial process. Subacute A course of disease in between acute and chronic. Subacute myelo-optic neuropathy Neurological disease characterized by sensory motor disturbances, impaired vision, abdominal pain ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dinosaurs (1997)

by Philip J. Currie, Kevin Padian

The acromial process of the scapula is well developed, as in the Cretaceous tyrannosaurids (Lambe, 1917), suggesting an important development of the M. deltoides clavicu- laris, a humeral protractor and elevator (Nicholls and Russell, 1985) ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

a measurement of the circumference of the arm at a midpoint between the tip of the acromial process of the scapula and the olecranon process of the ulna. It is an ...

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

syN acromial process. [G. akrömion, fr. akron, tip, + omos, shoulder] acro-mi-O- scap-u-lar (ā-kró'mé-ö-skap'yūlār) Relating to both the acromion and body of the scapula. acro-mi-o-tho-rac-ic (ā-kró'mé-ö-tho-ras'ik) SYN thoracoacromial. a ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage

acromial process n. See acromion. a"croemison (3-krö/mé-ón', -on) n . The outer end of the scapula to which the collarbone is attached. -a-cro/misal ...

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