abdominal external oblique muscle

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abdominal external oblique muscle

n.
An abdominal muscle whose action diminishes the capacity of the abdomen and draws the chest downward.
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obliquus externus et internus abdominis strength than women of Sport Education study program.
During the tests, electromyographic signals of the rectus abdominis, obliquus internus and obliquus externus muscles were recorded.
EMG signals of multifidus at level L5 (MF), erector spine at level L1 (ES), rectus abdominis (RA), obliquus externus (OE), and obliquus internus (OI) were recorded on the right side of the body with electrodes placed in accordance with previous studies (Hibbs et al.