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Definition of the noun abductor muscle
What does abductor muscle mean as a name of something?
- a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonym of abductor muscle: abductor
- more generic terms: skeletal muscle / striated muscle = a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton
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by Henrik Steinmann, Lajos Zombori
the lower flexor in the basal joint of the labial palp muscle of maxillary palp, musculus palpi maxillaris: a general name for one of the muscle bundles that moves the maxillary palp abductor muscle of maxillary palp, musculus abductor ...
by UN Panda
Abductor digiti minimi The abductor muscle of the littlefinger or little toe. Also called musculus abductor digitiminimi. Abductor hallucis Amuscle of the medial side ...
by R. Shane Tubbs, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Marios Loukas
Abductor digiti minimi muscle Variations of the abductor digiti minimi are additional muscular components that arise from or are in close proximity to the abductor muscle. An unnamed muscle belly that originated from the styloid process of the ...
by Casey Albert Wood
Also, an abductor muscle. ' Ecblepharos. An ancient form of prothesis, or artificial eye. This term has been revived by Mueller (of Wiesbaden) to indicate a Eeblepharos. (M ueller.) form of artificial eye to be used in obliteration of the conjunctival ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Abductor Muscle. ADDUCTOR MANDIBULAE Muscles that draw Mandibles together or bring them into apposition. Syn. Mandibular Adductor. Cf. Abductor Mandibulae. ADDUCTOR MUSCLE Any muscle that induces adduction. A muscle ...
by Jean Mooney
abductor muscle drawing a part away from the sagittal plane; therefore abductor action of intrinsic foot muscles is described in relation to the sagittal plane of the foot abductor digiti minimi first plantar layer intrinsic foot muscle origin medial and ...
A Pocket Medical Dictionary (1895)
Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of about 12,000 of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould
The abductor muscle of the ear. Abelmos'chus, d-bel-mos'-kus. Evergreen shrub used in medicine. Aber'rant. Deviating from the normal type. Aber'rant Arteries. Long slender vessels connected with the brachial or axillary artery. Aberra'tion.
A Dictionary of Zoology (2003)
by Michael Allaby
abductor muscle A muscle that draws a structure (e.g. a limb ) away from the centre line ofthe body. adductor muscle abductor muscle Abductor and adductor muscles abiogenesis The development of living organisms from ...
of foot, abductor muscle of little toe: origin, medial and lateral tubercles of calcaneus , plantar fascia; insertion, lateral surface of base of proximal phalanx of little toe; ...
cerebropleural ganglion Small sac located near the anterior abductor muscle; the nervous system is made up of three pairs of ganglia (cerebropleural, visceral and pedal). foot anterior adductor muscle Muscle ...
by Michael Kent
hip abductor Muscle effecting hip *abduction.
Orthopaedic Dictionary (1994)
by Stanley Hoppenfeld, Michael S. Zeide
Abductor Muscle(s) (ab-duk'tor/mus'el) See Muscle. Aberrant (ab-er'ant) (adj.) A deviation from the standard in shape, form, structure ...
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