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Medical Term:

acromial end of clavicle

Definition

the flattened lateral end of the clavicle that articulates with the acromion and is anchored to the coracoid process by the conoid and trapezoid ligaments.

Synonym(s): extremitas acromialis claviculaeTA, acromial extremity of clavicle

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