fossa axillaris

[TA] axillary fossa the small hollow at the axilla where the upper limb joins the body at the shoulder.

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  • arteria axillaris — noun the part of the main artery of the arm that lies in the armpit and is continuous with the subclavian artery above and the brachial artery below • Syn: ↑axillary artery • Hypernyms: ↑artery, ↑arteria, ↑arterial blood vessel • Part Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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