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mus·cu·lo·skel·e·tal

 (mŭs′kyə-lō-skĕl′ĭ-tl)
adj.
Relating to or involving the muscles and the skeleton.

[Latin mūsculus, muscle; see muscle + skeletal.]
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musculoskeletal

(ˌmʌskjʊləʊˈskɛlɪtəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the skeleton and musculature taken together
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mus•cu•lo•skel•e•tal

(ˈmʌs kyə loʊˈskɛl ɪ tl)

adj.
concerning, involving, or made up of both the muscles and the bones.
[1940–45]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.musculoskeletal - relating to muscles and skeleton
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Translations
muskuloskeletaalinen

mus·cu·lo·skel·e·tal

a. musculoesquelético-a, rel. a los músculos y el esqueleto.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

musculoskeletal

adj musculoesquelético
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