relating or of the supply as the brachial artery the brachial nerve
- of or relating to an arm
- Pertaining or from the arm; as, the brachial artery; the brachial nerve.
- associated with nature of an arm; resembling an arm.
discussing the arm
brute [force etc.]
(a.) Pertaining or belonging to the arm; since, the brachial artery; the brachial nerve.
- (a.) Of nature of an arm; resembling an arm.
In addition to these, there exists in the interior of the dorsal valve of some genera a variously modified, thin, calcified, ribbon-shaped skeleton for the support of the ciliated arms, and the form of this ribbon serves as one of the chief generic characters of both recent and extinct forms. This brachial skeleton is more developed in some genera than in others.