1. [ noun ] (zoology) a feather covering the shoulder of a bird
Related terms: feather
2. [ adjective ] relating to or near the shoulder blade
Related terms: scapula
3. [ noun ] (clothing) garment consisting of a long wide piece of woolen cloth worn over the shoulders with an opening for the head; part of a monastic habit
Synonyms: scapulary
Related terms: garment monastic_habit
Similar spelling:   scapulary