scapulohumeral

Relating to both scapula and humerus. SEE ALSO: glenohumeral.

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scap·u·lo·hu·mer·al .skap-yə-lō-'hyüm-(ə-)rəl adj of or relating to the scapula and the humerus <\scapulohumeral movement>

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scap·u·lo·hu·mer·al (skap″u-lo-huґmər-əl) pertaining to the scapula and the humerus.

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