Supraspinate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Supraspinate (Anat) Situated above a spine or spines; especially, situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the neural spines of the vertebral column, or above, or in front of, the spine of the scapula.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • supraspinate Same as supraspinous, 2.
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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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In news:

Consequently, it was assumed by Cannon and others that these reflexes were mediated at the supraspinal level.
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