Glenoid meaning

glēnoid, glenoid
Forming a smooth, shallow cavity or socket for a bone; esp., designating the cavity on the head of the scapula which, together with the head of the humerus, forms the shoulder joint.
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Relating to the articular depression of the scapula entering into the formation of the shoulder joint.
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(anatomy) A shallow depression in a bone, especially in the scapula.
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Of or pertaining to this depression.
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