rhomboideus


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rhomboideus

(rɒmˈbɔɪdɪəs)
n, pl -dei (-dɪˌaɪ)
(Anatomy) anatomy either of two muscles that connect the spinal vertebrae to the scapulae
[C19: New Latin, from Late Latin rhomboides: see rhomboid]

rhom•boi•de•us

(rɒmˈbɔɪ di əs)

n., pl. -de•i (-diˌaɪ)
either of two back muscles that function to move the scapula.
[1825–35; < New Latin (musculus) rhomboideus; see rhomboid, -eous]