antecubital

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Related to antecubitally: Antecubital fossa, antecubital space

antecubital

 [an″tĭ-ku´bĭ-t'l]
pertaining to the surface of the arm in front of the elbow.

an·te·cu·bi·tal

(an'tē-kū'bi-tăl),
Anterior to the elbow.
[ante- + L. cubitum, elbow]

antecubital

[-kyo̅o̅′bitəl]
Etymology: L, ante, before, cubitum, elbow
in front of the elbow; at the bend of the elbow.

an·te·cu·bi·tal

(an'tē-kyū'bi-tăl)
In front of the elbow.
[ante- + L. cubitum, elbow]

antecubital

situated in front of the cubitus, or elbow.
References in classic literature ?
Allowing for one shade of anxious expression which is never absent from their countenances, and the like of which we may readily detect in our own faces if we try to feel our way in the dark, every idea, as it rises within them, is expressed with the lightning's speed and nature's truth.
Come here," he said, still keeping his strange eyes fixed on her with an anxious expression.
When I think of that dinner, I'm really angry," he complained, as he noted an anxious expression threatening to set on his wife's face.
There was an anxious expression in them, but it cleared directly.
This remark seemed to make a great impression on Aramis; he looked at Fouquet with the most anxious expression of countenance.