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  Words related to shoulder

Related / Similar Words: berm, shoulder joint, articulatio humeri

 

Definition:
  • narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road;
  • the part of the body between the neck and the upper arm;
  • a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula;
  • a cut of beef from the shoulder of the animal;
  • push with the shoulders; "He shouldered his way into the crowd";
  • carry a burden, either real or metaphoric; "shoulder the burden";
  • lift onto one''s shoulders;

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    Hyponyms: hard shoulder

     

    Part Meronyms: road, route, torso, trunk, body, chuck

     

    Derivational Morphology: shoulder joint, articulatio humeri

     

    Language Translations:
    Armenian: ուս   Catalan: espatlla and voral  
    Chinese: and 路肩   Croatian: rame  
    Danish: rabat and skulder   Dutch: berm and schouder  
    Esperanto: ŝultro   Estonian: õlg  
    Finnish: hartia and piennar   French: épaule and bande d'arrêt d'urgence  
    German: Haltebucht and Schulter   Hebrew: כתף and שוליים  
    Hungarian: útpadka and váll   Icelandic: öxl  
    Italian: banchina and spalla   Japanese:  
    Portuguese: acostamento and ombro   Romanian: umăr  
    Russian: обочина and плечо   Serbian: naplećnik  
    Slovak: krajnica and plece   Slovene: rama  
    Spanish: acotamiento and hombro   Swedish: skuldra and vägren  
     
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