Beneath the acromion process.

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sub·acro·mi·al .səb-ə-'krō-mē-əl adj of, relating to, or affecting the subacromial bursa <\subacromial bursitis>

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sub·acro·mi·al (sub″ə-kroґme-əl) inferior to the acromion.

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