noun, plural rhomboidei [rom-boi-dee-ahy] . Anatomy.
either of two back muscles that function to move the scapula.
Also called rhomboid.

1825–35; < Neo-Latin (musculus) rhomboideus; see rhomboid, -eus

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rhomboideus (rɒmˈbɔɪdɪəs)
n , pl -dei
anatomy either of two muscles that connect the spinal vertebrae to the scapulae
[C19: New Latin, from Late Latin rhomboides: see rhomboid]

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The rhomboideus begins at the nuchal ligament and ends at the scapula.
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