muscular

  • 1 Muscular — Mus cu*lar, a. [Cf. F. musculaire. See {Muscle}.] 1. Of or pertaining to a muscle, or to a system of muscles; consisting of, or constituting, a muscle or muscles; as, muscular fiber. [1913 Webster] Great muscular strength, accompanied by much… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 muscular — verbo intransitivo,tr.,prnl. 1. Adquirir (una persona) volumen o fuerza muscular en [una parte del cuerpo]: Un amigo le aconsejó muscular se porque estaba muy delgado. Todas las tardes en el gimnasio hace ejercicios para muscular el abdomen.… …

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  • 3 muscular — MUSCULÁR, Ă, musculari, e, adj. Care aparţine muşchilor2 (1), privitor la muşchi2. [var.: muşchiulár, ă adj.] – Din fr. musculaire. Trimis de ana zecheru, 14.11.2006. Sursa: DEX 98  musculár adj. m., pl. musculári; …

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  • 4 muscular — (adj.) 1680s, pertaining to muscles, from L. musculus (see MUSCLE (Cf. muscle) (n.)) + AR (Cf. ar). Earlier in same sense was musculous (early 15c.). Meaning having well developed muscles is from 1736. Muscular Christianity (1857) is originally… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 muscular — muscular, brawny, sinewy, athletic, burly, husky are applied to persons in the sense of strong and powerful in build or physique. Muscular implies well developed, but not overdeveloped, muscles and, usually, a stalwart build {hard exercise . ..… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 muscular — Se conjuga como: amar Infinitivo: Gerundio: Participio: muscular musculando musculado     Indicativo   presente imperfecto pretérito futuro condicional yo tú él, ella, Ud. nosotros vosotros ellos, ellas, Uds. musculo musculas muscula musculamos… …

    Wordreference Spanish Conjugations Dictionary

  • 7 Muscular — (v. lat.), die Muskeln betreffend, in Bewegung setzend; daher Muscularität (Muscularkraft), das selbständige, den Muskeln zuständige Vermögen. Muscularunruhe (Convulsibilität), eine allgemeine Neigung zum Verziehen u. zu lebhafter Bewegung der… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Muscular — Muscular, die Muskeln betreffend; M. ität, Muskelkraft …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 muscular — 1. relativo o perteneciente al músculo. 2. característico de una musculatura bien desarrollada. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …

    Diccionario médico

  • 10 muscular — index powerful Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 11 muscular — adj. 2 g. 1. Relativo a músculo. 2. Constituído por músculo.   ‣ Etimologia: músculo + ar …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 12 muscular — [adj] powerfully built able bodied, athletic, brawny, bruising, burly, fibrous, hefty, Herculean*, hulky, husky, lusty, mighty, muscled, powerful, powerhouse*, pumped up*, ripped*, robust, ropy, sinewy, stalwart, stout, strapping, stringy, strong …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 muscular — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of or affecting the muscles. 2) having well developed muscles. DERIVATIVES muscularity noun muscularly adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 muscular — [mus′kyo͞o lər, mus′kyələr] adj. [< L musculus (see MUSCLE) + AR] 1. of, consisting of, or accomplished by a muscle or muscles 2. having well developed muscles; strong; brawny 3. suggestive of great physical strength; powerful muscularity… …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 muscular — muscularity, n. muscularly, adv. /mus kyeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to muscle or the muscles: muscular strain. 2. dependent on or affected by the muscles: muscular strength. 3. having well developed muscles; brawny. 4. vigorously and… …

    Universalium

  • 16 muscular — ► adjetivo ANATOMÍA De los músculos: ■ desarrollo muscular; contracción muscular. * * * muscular adj. De [los] músculos: ‘Desarrollo muscular’. * * * muscular1. adj. Perteneciente o relativo a los músculos. □ V. fibra muscular …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 17 muscular — [[t]mʌ̱skjʊlə(r)[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n Muscular means involving or affecting your muscles. As a general rule, all muscular effort is enhanced by breathing in as the effort is made... Early symptoms include anorexia, muscular weakness and fatigue. 2) …

    English dictionary

  • 18 muscular — adj. 1 of or affecting the muscles. 2 having well developed muscles. Phrases and idioms: muscular Christianity a Christian life of cheerful physical activity as described in the writings of Charles Kingsley. muscular dystrophy see DYSTROPHY.… …

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  • 19 muscular — adjective Date: 1678 1. a. of, relating to, or constituting muscle b. of, relating to, or performed by the muscles 2. having well developed musculature 3. a. of or relating to physical strength ; brawny b. having strength of expression or… …

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  • 20 muscular — (adj) (Intermedio) relativo al tejido flexible que permite moverse a distintas partes del cuerpo Ejemplos: El aumento de masa muscular se debe al ejercicio intenso y regular. El dolor muscular impidió a Francisco a continuar la carrera.… …

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