Definition of musculocutaneous in English:

musculocutaneous

Pronunciation /ˌmʌskjʊləʊkjʊˈteɪnɪəs/

adjective

Anatomy
  • 1Of a nerve or blood vessel: supplying both muscles and skin; specifically designating a branch of the brachial plexus that supplies the biceps and brachialis muscles of the arm and continues as the lateral cutaneous nerve of the forearm.

  • 2Consisting of, relating to, or affecting muscle and skin.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica. From musculo- + cutaneous, after scientific Latin musculo-cutaneus.