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n. pl. triceps
A large three-headed muscle running along the back of the upper arm and serving to extend the forearm.
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n, pl -cepses (-sɛpsɪz) or -ceps
(Anatomy) any muscle having three heads, esp the one (triceps brachii) that extends the forearm
[C16: from Latin, from tri- + caput head]
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n., pl. -ceps•es (-sɛp sɪz) -ceps.
any muscle with three heads, esp. the one at the back of the upper arm, extending the forearm when contracted.
[1570–80; < Latin: three-headed =tri- tri- + -ceps, s. -cipit- -headed, derivative of caput head]
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The muscle at the back of the upper arm that straightens the elbow. The triceps has three points of attachment to bone at one end.
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|Noun||1.||triceps - any skeletal muscle having three origins (but especially the triceps brachii)|
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
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triceps[ˈtraɪseps] N (triceps or tricepses (pl)) → tríceps m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
triceps[ˈtraɪsɛps] n → triceps m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n pl <-(es)> → Trizeps m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
triceps[ˈtraɪsɛps] n pl inv → tricipite m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
L. tríceps, músculo de tres porciones o cabezas;
___ reflex → reflejo del ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
tricepsn tríceps m
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