Sentence Examples


  • Coracoid and scapula fused.
  • - Scapula, coracoid and clavicle, meet to form the foramen triosseum, through which passes the tendon of the supracoracoideus, or subclavius muscle to the tuberculum superius of the humerus.
  • The scapula is sabre-shaped, and extends backwards over the ribs, lying almost parallel to the vertebral column.
  • The scapula is long and slender, the supra-scapular border being rounded, and slowly and imperfectly ossified.
  • The scapula is usually narrow, with a long acromion; the clavicles may be altogether absent or imperfect, as in porcupines, cavies and hares, but in most species are well developed.