Definition of Teres muscle

1. Noun. Either of two muscles in the shoulder region that move the shoulders and arms.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teres Muscle

terefa
terefah
terek
tereks
terephah
terephthalate
terephthalates
terephthalic
terephthalic acid
terephthaloyl chloride
teres
teres major
teres major muscle
teres minor
teres minor muscle
teres muscle (current term)
terete
teretes
teretial
teretous
terf
terfe
terfenadine
terfes
terfluorene
terfluorenes
terfs
terga
tergal
tergant

Literary usage of Teres muscle

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1. An Elementary Treatise on Human Anatomy by Joseph Leidy (1889)
"The muscle then winds outward, forward, and upward round the lower part of the greater teres muscle, and in front of this ascends to its insertion. ..."

2. The British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review, Or, Quarterly Journal of (1854)
"We not unfrequently meet with the pronator teres muscle arising a little higher than usual above the internal condyle, but without much altering the ..."

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