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Shoulder blade — Shoulder Shoul der, n. [OE. shulder, shuldre, schutder, AS. sculdor; akin to D. schoulder, G. schulter, OHG. scultarra, Dan. skulder, Sw. skuldra.] 1. (Anat.) The joint, or the region of the joint, by which the fore limb is connected with the… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
shoulder blade — n one of the two flat bones on each side of your back … Dictionary of contemporary English
shoulder blade — shoulder ,blade noun count one of the two flat bones at the top of your back, near your shoulders … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
shoulder blade — ► NOUN ▪ either of the large, flat, triangular bones which lie against the ribs in the upper back; the scapula … English terms dictionary
shoulder blade — n. SCAPULA … English World dictionary
shoulder blade — noun either of two flat triangular bones one on each side of the shoulder in human beings (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑scapula, ↑shoulder bone • Derivationally related forms: ↑scapular (for: ↑scapula) … Useful english dictionary
shoulder blade — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms shoulder blade : singular shoulder blade plural shoulder blades one of the two flat bones at the top of your back, near your shoulders … English dictionary
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shoulder blade — shoulder blades N COUNT Your shoulder blades are the two large, flat, triangular bones that you have in the upper part of your back, below your shoulders … English dictionary
shoulder-blade — n. Shoulder bone, blade bone, omoplate, scapula … New dictionary of synonyms