A feather covering the shoulder, growing above the region where the wing joins the body.
More example sentences
- Focal knots were marked with a section of bright yellow or orange rubberized cloth, glued (with cyano-acrylate) to the back or scapular feathers.
- Specimen MPEG no. 52755 also has a tiny whitish fringe on the outer web of two scapular feathers, and MPEG no. 52752 has a single albino crown feather.
Definition of scapular feather in:
- The US English dictionary