pronator


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pro·na·tor

 (prō′nā′tər)
n.
A muscle that effects or assists in pronation.

pronator

(prəʊˈneɪtə)
n
(Anatomy) any muscle whose contractions produce or affect pronation

pro•na•tor

(ˈproʊ neɪ tər, proʊˈneɪ-)

n.
any of several muscles that permit pronation of the hand, forelimb, or foot.
[1720–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pronator - a muscle that produces or assists in pronationpronator - a muscle that produces or assists in pronation
muscle, musculus - one of the contractile organs of the body
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He used anterior interosseous nerve end to pronator quadratus for end to side coaptation to deep motor fascicle to ulnar nerve in distal forearm for intrinsic hand function restoration.
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