anconeous muscle

noun
the muscle that extends the forearm and abducts the ulna in pronation of the wrist
Syn: ↑musculus anconeus
Hypernyms: ↑skeletal muscle, ↑striated muscle
Part Holonyms: ↑forearm

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  • skeletal muscle — noun a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes • Syn: ↑striated muscle • Hypernyms: ↑muscle, ↑musculus • Hyponyms: ↑voluntary muscle, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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