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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scalenus, scalene muscle, musculus scalenus(noun)

    any of four pairs of muscles extending from the cervical vertebrae to the second rib; involved in moving the neck and in breathing


  1. scalenus(Noun)

    The scalene muscle

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