SYN: s. (muscle). See s. (muscle), biceps brachii (muscle).

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su·pi·na·tor 'sü-pə-.nāt-ər n a muscle that produces the motion of supination specif a deeply situated muscle of the forearm that arises in two layers from the lateral epicondyle of the humerus and adjacent parts of the ligaments and bones of the elbow and that passes over the head of the radius to insert into its neck and the lateral surface of its shaft

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a muscle of the forearm that extends from the elbow to the shaft of the radius. It supinates the forearm and hand.

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su·pi·na·tor (sooґpĭ-na-tər) 1. a muscle that serves to supinate. 2. musculus supinator.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • supinator — supìnātor (supinȃtor) m DEFINICIJA anat. mišić okretač (rotator) podlaktične kosti ETIMOLOGIJA vidi supinacija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Supinator — Su pi*na tor, n. [NL.] (Anat.) A muscle which produces the motion of supination. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • supinator — [so͞o′pə nāt΄ər] n. the muscle in the forearm by which supination is effected …   English World dictionary

  • Supinator — Musculus supinator Ursprung Epicondylus lateralis humeri, Seitenfläche der Ulna, Lig. anulare radii Ansatz Vor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Supinator — Supina̱tor m; s, ...o̱ren: übliche Kurzbezeichnung für ↑Musculus supinator …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Supinator — Su|pi|na|tor der; s, ...oren <aus gleichbed. nlat. supinator> Auswärtsdreher, Muskel, der die Supination bewirkt (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • supinator — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Latin supinare Date: 1615 a muscle that produces the motion of supination …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • supinator — /sooh peuh nay teuhr/, n. Anat. a muscle used in supination. [1605 15; < NL; see SUPINATE, TOR] * * * …   Universalium