Definition of Flexor. Meaning of Flexor. Synonyms of Flexor

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Definition of Flexor

Flexor
Flexor Flex"or, n. [NL.] (Anat.) A muscle which bends or flexes any part; as, the flexors of the arm or the hand; -- opposed to extensor.

Meaning of Flexor from wikipedia

- describing motion in general include: Flexion and extension, which refer to a movement that decreases (flexion) or increases (extension) the angle between...
- from the flexor digitorum to the flexor hallucis. Peroneocalcaneus internus, rare,[clarification needed] arises below or outside the flexor hallucis from...
- muscle belly is located in the forearm. Together the flexor pollicis longus, pronator quadratus, and flexor digitorum profundus form the deep layer of ventral...
- (via the pisometacarpal ligament). The flexor carpi ulnaris flexes and adducts at the wrist joint. The flexor carpi ulnaris is innervated by the ulnar...
- increases in size as it descends. It serves to flex the second, third, fourth, and fifth toes. The flexor digitorum longus muscle arises from the posterior...
- ulnar nerves, p**** on top of the flexor retinaculum. On the radial side of the retinaculum is the tendon of the flexor carpi radialis, which lies in the...
- hand. The Latin carpus means wrist; hence flexor carpi is a flexor of the wrist. The flexor carpi radialis is one of four muscles in the superficial layer...
- Flexor digitorum superficialis (flexor digitorum sublimis) is an extrinsic flexor muscle of the fingers at the proximal interphalangeal joints. It is...
- wrist flexor carpi radialis flexor carpi ulnaris palmaris longus of the hand flexor pollicis longus muscle flexor pollicis brevis muscle flexor digitorum...
- The flexor pollicis longus (/ˈflɛksər ˈpɒlɪsɪs ˈlɒŋɡəs/; FPL, Latin flexor, bender; pollicis, of the thumb; longus, long) is a muscle in the forearm and...