adductor muscle(redirected from musculus adductor)
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Related to musculus adductor: musculus adductor brevis, musculus adductor hallucis, musculus adductor longus, musculus adductor pollicis
muscle that causes movement toward the median plane of the body, the axis of the third finger or second toe, or, in the case of the thumb, the plane of the palm.
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AdductorAny muscle that pulls toward the midline—medial plane—of the body
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A muscle that draws toward the midline.See: abductor muscle
See also: muscle
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ad·duc·tor mus·cle(ă-dŭktŏr mŭsĕl) [TA]
Muscle that causes movement toward the median plane of the body, the axis of the third finger or second toe, or the plane of the palm.
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