Under the scapula, like the subscapularis muscle, which originates beneath the scapula.
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1. Deep to the scapula. 2. SYN: infrascapular.

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sub·scap·u·lar .səb-'skap-yə-lər adj situated under the scapula esp of or relating to the ventral or in humans the anterior surface of the scapula

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sub·scap·u·lar (səb-skapґu-lər) inferior to the scapula.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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