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Definition 1: hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for cubitus in the sense of this definition

(cubitus is a kind of ...) a freely moving joint in which the bones are so articulated as to allow extensive movement in one plane

(cubitus is a part of ...) a small branch of the triceps that inserts into the capsule of the elbow joint

(cubitus is a part of ...) a point on the elbow where the ulnar nerve passes near the surface; a sharp tingling sensation results when the nerve is knocked against the bone

"the funny bone is not humerus"

(... is part of cubitus) a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb

Definition 2: the arm from the elbow to the fingertips - [noun denoting body]

(cubitus is a kind of ...) one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper

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