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Plural of carpus.


1. (Anatomy) the plural of carpus
2. (Zoology) the plural of carpus


(ˈkɑr pəs)

n., pl. -pi (-pī).
1. the wrist.
2. the wrist bones collectively.
[1670–80; < New Latin < Greek karpós wrist]
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Rojas had identified muscle asymmetry characterized by a decrease of the activation of the extensor carpi radialis, a compensatory increase in the activation of extensor carpi ulnaris and higher muscle fatigue index in LE subjects compared to control subjects.
Reds trio Conor Coady, Jack Robinson and Conor Thomas have been selected in a 18-strong England Under-18s squad for the international against Italy in Carpi on Tuesday, April 12.
Key trigger point Associated satellite trigger point sternocleidomastoid temporalis, masseter upper trapezius temporalis, masseter scalene deltoid, extensor carpi radialis, extensor digitorum communis splenius capitis temporalis supraspinatus deltoid, extensor carpi radialis infraspinatus biceps brachii pectoralis minor flexor carpi radialis, flexor carpi ulnaris latissimus dorsi triceps brachii, flexor carpi ulnaris serratus posterior superior triceps brachii, extensor digitorum communis, extensor carpi ulnaris quadratus lumborum gluteus maximus, piriformis piriformis hamstrings hamstrings gastrocnemius, soleus
General Interiors was the brainchild of Colin Carpi III, an Ivy Leaguer whose vision was to gobble up major furniture manufacturers to dominate market share in a very fragmented industry.
James Watt tells the extraordinary story of mass possession and bewitchment that plagued the convent of Santa Chiara in the northern Italian city of Carpi in the 1630s.
But when one reviews a book such as Jeffrey Watt's absorbing, illuminating, and scholarly examination of possession among the nuns of the convent of the Clarisse's in seventeenth century Carpi one feels rewarded.
The abnormal deep and short radial wrist flexor (flexor carpi radialis) is rare.
An interesting observation in this study was the consistent reflex inhibition of the extensor carpi ulnaris (ECU) during ulnar deviation, differing greatly from co-contractions that were seen in the other wrist positions.
AoAuGiovanni Medici, a spokesman for the town of Carpi, Italy, after two Swedish tourists mistyped the name and ended up in Carpi.
A COUPLE looking for the popular Italian tourist island of Capri ended up 400 miles away in the northern industrial town of Carpi after misspelling the destination on their car's sat nav system.
Highlight: In an immersion program, Clemson and KU education majors can spend a "Maymester" in Carpi, Italy classrooms.