Definition of abductor. Meaning of abductor. Synonyms of abductor

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Definition of abductor

Abductor
Abductor Ab*duc"tor, n. [NL.] 1. One who abducts. 2. (Anat.) A muscle which serves to draw a part out, or form the median line of the body; as, the abductor oculi, which draws the eye outward.

Meaning of abductor from wikipedia

- Abductor may refer to: Abductor, someone performing a kidnapping (abduction) Abductor muscle, a muscle which draws a limb away from the median plane of...
- The abductor pollicis brevis is a muscle in the hand that functions as an abductor of the thumb. The abductor pollicis brevis is a flat, thin muscle located...
- Abductor muscle refers to any muscle that causes abduction and may refer to: Abductor digiti minimi muscle of hand Abductor digiti minimi muscle of foot...
- of the sole of the foot, showing the medial eminence formed by abductor hallucis Abductor hallucis muscle Coronal section through right talocrural and talocalcaneal...
- Amadeus Mozart The Abduction of Figaro, a musical pastiche by Peter Schickele writing as P.D.Q. Bach Abducted (disambiguation) Abductor (disambiguation)...
- and its ligaments, and into the belly of abductor pollicis brevis (APB) or opponens pollicis. The abductor pollicis longus muscle is innervated by the...
- The abductor digiti minimi (abductor minimi digiti, abductor digiti quinti) is a muscle which lies along the lateral (outer) border of the foot, and is...
- In human anatomy, the abductor digiti minimi (abductor minimi digiti, abductor digiti quinti, ADM) is a skeletal muscle situated on the ulnar border of...
- The terms alien abduction or abduction phenomenon describe "subjectively real memories of being taken secretly against one's will by apparently nonhuman...
- Abductive reasoning (also called abduction, abductive inference, or retroduction) is a form of logical inference which starts with an observation or set...
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