scapular line


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scap·u·lar line

[TA]
a vertical line passing through the inferior angle of the scapula.
Synonym(s): linea scapularis [TA]
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scapular line

In anatomical descriptions, an imaginary vertical line parallel to the midline and passing through the tip of the inferior angle of the scapula when the ipsilateral arm is hanging at the side of the body.
See also: line
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