Definition of subanconeus in English:

subanconeus

(also subanconaeus)

noun

Anatomy
  • A group of muscle fibres sometimes present on the deep surface of the medial head of the triceps, inserting into the capsule of the elbow joint.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Erasmus Wilson (1809–1884), dermatologist and philanthropist. From scientific Latin subanconeus from classical Latin sub- + post-classical Latin anconeus.

Pronunciation

subanconeus

/ˌsʌbaŋkəʊˈniːəs/