Adductive
Adductive Ad*duc"tive, a. Adducing, or bringing towards or to something. [1913 Webster]

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  • adducent — adjective especially of muscles; bringing together or drawing toward the midline of the body or toward an adjacent part • Syn: ↑adductive, ↑adducting • Ant: ↑abducent • Derivationally related forms: ↑adduct (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • adducting — adjective especially of muscles; bringing together or drawing toward the midline of the body or toward an adjacent part • Syn: ↑adducent, ↑adductive • Ant: ↑abducent (for: ↑adducent) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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