Definition of supracoracoid in English:

supracoracoid

adjective

  • 1Anatomy
    Located or occurring above the coracoid process of the scapula.

  • 2Zoology
    Located above the coracoid plate or bone (in non-mammalian vertebrates and certain mammals); specifically designating the supracoracoideus muscle; of or relating to this muscle.

noun

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review. From supra- + coracoid.

Pronunciation

supracoracoid

/ˌsuːprəˈkɔːrəkɔɪd/ /ˌsjuːprəˈkɔːrəkɔɪd/