biarticulate


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biarticulate

 [bi″ahr-tik´u-lāt]
pertaining to or having two joints.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Although the biarticulate rectus femoris and sartorius muscles are critically important during the sit-to-stand transition and during stepping and walking [5-6], they have undesirable actions for standing [4,7], such as thigh flexion.