articular muscle


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Noun1.articular muscle - a muscle that inserts directly onto the capsule of a jointarticular muscle - a muscle that inserts directly onto the capsule of a joint
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
musculus articularis cubiti - a small branch of the triceps that inserts into the capsule of the elbow joint
musculus articularis genus - the articular muscle of the knee
articulatio, joint, articulation - (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)