Definition of Levatores
1. levator [n] - See also: levator
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Levatores
Literary usage of Levatores
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"The Inferior levatores divide into two fasciculi, one of which is inserted as above described ; the other fasciculus passes down to the second rib below its ..."
2. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body by John Bell, Charles Bell (1829)
"... they belong: they pass one rib to go into the one below it; they are consequently twice as long as the nine first are, and are therefore named levatores ..."
3. On Diseases Peculiar to Women: Including Displacements of the Uterus by Hugh Lenox Hodge (1868)
"... some fibres go to the utero-sacral ligaments, increasing their strength and efficiency. THE levatores ANI MUSCLES arise between the two ..."