Lumbrical
Lumbrical Lum"bric*al, a. [Cf. F. lombrical. See {Lumbric}.] (Anat.) Resembling a worm; as, the lumbrical muscles of the hands of the hands and feet. -- n. A lumbrical muscle. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lumbrical — can refer to: * Lumbrical muscle (hand) * Lumbrical muscle (foot) …   Wikipedia

  • lumbrical — (Del lat. lumbrīcus, lombriz). ☛ V. músculo lumbrical …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • lumbrical — Con forma de gusano. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • lumbrical — adj. 2 g. Lombrical …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • lumbrical — (Derivado del lat. lumbricus, lombriz.) ► adjetivo ANATOMÍA Se aplica a cada uno de los cuatro músculos de forma de lombriz, que en la mano y en el pie sirven para el movimiento de todos sus dedos, menos del pulgar. * * * lumbrical adj. Anat. Se… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • lumbrical — adjective worm like. As in the lumbrical muscles of the forearm or the round worm Ascaris lumbricoides …   Wiktionary

  • lumbrical — SYN: lumbricoid (1). [L. lumbricus, earthworm] * * * lum·bri·cal ləm bri kəl adj being one of or constituting the lumbricales <the outer lumbrical muscles> * * * lum·bri·cal (lumґbrĭ kəl) 1. lumbricoid (def. 1). 2. see entries… …   Medical dictionary

  • lumbrical — /lum bri keuhl/, n. Anat. any of four wormlike muscles in the palm of the hand and in the sole of the foot. [1685 95; < NL lumbricalis, lit., pertaining to a worm, equiv. to L lumbric(us) earthworm + alis AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lumbrical — lum|bri|cal Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • lumbrical — n. worm like muscle in the palm of the hand and the sole of the foot (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

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