any skeletal muscle having three origins (but especially the triceps brachii)
Any muscle having three heads.
Specifically, the triceps brachii.
Origin: From triceps, from tres + caput.
a muscle having three heads; specif., the great extensor of the forearm, arising by three heads and inserted into the olecranon at the elbow
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trī′seps, adj. three-headed.—Also Tricip′ital. [L., tres, three, caput, head.]
The numerical value of triceps in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of triceps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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This is working the upper and lower abs, the booty, the tops of the thighs and the triceps when you sit up.
So you’re working your triceps, your chest, your core, your abs, your shoulders, and your back. It’s really amazing.
You’ll feel this move in your legs, lower body, abs, core and shoulders, and then you’ll fire up the triceps and chest during the push-ups, it’ll burn, but it’s only 60 seconds. You can do anything for 60 seconds.
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