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mus·cle·bound

also mus·cle-bound  (mŭs′əl-bound′)
adj.
1. Having inelastic, overdeveloped muscles, usually as the result of excessive exercise.
2.
a. Hindered by or as if by overdeveloped muscles.
b. Characterized by inflexibility; rigid.
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muscle-bound

adj
1. (Physiology) having overdeveloped and inelastic muscles
2. lacking flexibility
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.muscle-bound - having stiff muscles as the result of excessive exercise; "he arrived accompanied by two muscle-bound body guards"
inflexible - resistant to being bent; "an inflexible iron bar"; "an inflexible knife blade";
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