cowl muscle


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cowl muscle - either of two flat triangular muscles of the shoulder and upper back that are involved in moving the shoulders and armscowl muscle - either of two flat triangular muscles of the shoulder and upper back that are involved in moving the shoulders and arms
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