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ser·ra·tus pos·te·ri·or in·fe·ri·or

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  1. serratus posterior inferiornoun

    a thin quadrilateral muscle at the junction of the thoracic and lumbar regions; acts to counteract the pull of the diaphragm on the ribs to which it is attached


  1. serratus posterior inferior

    The serratus posterior inferior is a thin, quadrilateral muscle located at the inferior part of the back, deep in the lower thoracic region. This muscle originates from the lower vertebrae and extends upwards and outwards to attach to the lower ribs. It plays an important role in controlling the movement of the rib cage and assisting in the process of respiration by helping with the lowering of the ribs and thoracic cavity during exhalation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of serratus posterior inferior in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of serratus posterior inferior in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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