Definition of supraclavicle in English:

supraclavicle

(also supraclavicula)

noun

Zoology
rare
  • In some fishes: a bone of the pectoral girdle situated above the clavicle.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William K. Parker (1823–1890), comparative anatomist and zoologist. From supra- + clavicle. In some forms remodelled after classical Latin clāvicula clavicle.

Pronunciation

supraclavicle

/ˌsjuːprəˈklavɪkl//ˌsuːprəˈklavɪkl/