Infraspinous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Infraspinous (Anat) Below the spine; infraspinal; esp., below the spine of the scapula; as, the infraspinous fossa; the infraspinate muscle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • infraspinous Situated below the spine of the scapula. Also infraspinal, infraspinate.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Infra, + spinate, spinous,

Usage

In literature:

The two regions separated by the spine are known as the supraspinous fossa and the infraspinous fossa.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
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