BRACHIUM

n. in human anatomy, refers to the part of the upper arm, from one's shoulder to the elbow. Also refers to any structure or process which relates to the arm. - pl. brachia, adj. brachial.

BRACHIUM: "In evolution, the brachium or arm of a human is homologous to a wing or flipper."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRACHIUM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brachium/ (accessed May 31, 2020).
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