Medical Definition of Pectineus

1. Origin, crest of pubis; insertion, pectineal line of femur; action, adducts thigh and assists in flexion; nerve supply, obturator and femoral. Synonym: musculus pectineus, pectineal muscle. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pectineus

pectinate muscles
pectinate zone
pectinated
pectinately
pectinates
pectination
pectinations
pectineal line
pectines
pectinesterase
pectinesterases
pectinibranch
pectinibranchiata
pectinibranchiate
pectinibranchs
pectinic acids
pectiniform
pectinous
pectins
pectise
pectised
pectises
pectising
pectization

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