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mus·cu·lus pec·toralis

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  1. pectoral, pectoral muscle, pectoralis, musculus pectoralis, pecsnoun

    either of two large muscles of the chest


  1. musculus pectoralis

    The Musculus Pectoralis is a term used to describe the chest muscle in humans and animals. It consists of the pectoralis major and pectoralis minor muscles. These muscles are located on each side of the chest and play a crucial role in the functioning of the arms and shoulders, such as allowing the arm to rotate, flex, and adduct. They also contribute to deep inhalation by pulling the ribcage to create space for the lungs to expand.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of musculus pectoralis in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of musculus pectoralis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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