What does adductor mean?

Definitions for adductor
əˈdʌk tərad·duc·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adductor, adductor muscle(noun)

    a muscle that draws a body part toward the median line

Wiktionary

  1. adductor(Noun)

    A muscle which draws a limb or part of the body toward the middle line of the body, or closes extended parts of the body; -- opposed to abductor; as, the adductor of the eye, which turns the eye toward the nose.

  2. Origin: Latin, from adducere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adductor(noun)

    a muscle which draws a limb or part of the body toward the middle line of the body, or closes extended parts of the body; -- opposed to abductor; as, the adductor of the eye, which turns the eye toward the nose

  2. Origin: [L., fr. adducere.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Adductor

    ad-dukt′ur, n. a muscle which draws one part towards another. [See Abductor.]

How to pronounce adductor?

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How to say adductor in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adductor in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adductor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of adductor in a Sentence

  1. Faheem Mujahid:

    It has huge allover benefits, not only does the majority of the exercise isolate and target the glutes and the hamstrings, but the quadriceps are involved as well, by helping to extend the knee joint. Plus, it is one of the few exercises that works the adductor magnus, which helps provide leg stability.

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