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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A skeletal muscle whose contraction stretches a body part.

Usage examples (35)
  • It also effectively conditions the long back extensors that run from the lower back to upper back.
  • Accordingly the so-called extensor muscles of the body need frequent action.
  • Wasting and paralysis of extensor brevis digitorum.
  • Volar flexion is restrained by the extensor tendons. for more
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