Definition of prescapular in US English:

prescapular

adjective

Medicine Zoology
  • Situated in front of the scapula. In early use also (now rare or disused): of or relating to the anterior part of the scapula; situated in front of or above the spine of the scapula.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William K. Parker (1823–1890), comparative anatomist and zoologist. From pre- + scapular.

Pronunciation

prescapular

/ˌpriːˈskapjʊlə/