anterior interosseous nerve
anterior interosseous nerve n.
A branch of the median nerve supplying the long flexor muscle of the thumb, part of the deep flexor muscle of the fingers and the quadrate pronator muscles.
of or relating to a substance capable of destroying or eliminating parasitic worms, especially human intestinal helminths. any such substance. Historical Examples They also attribute to it diuretic, emmenagogue and anthelmintic properties. The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines T. H. Pardo de Tavera The anthelmintic action of this remedy was also unknown to him. Parasites […]
an ornament of floral forms in a flat radiating cluster, as in architectural decoration, vase painting, etc. noun (pl) -mia (-mɪə) a floral design, used esp in ancient Greek and Roman architecture and decoration, usually consisting of honeysuckle, lotus, or palmette leaf motifs
an ornament of floral forms in a flat radiating cluster, as in architectural decoration, vase painting, etc. Historical Examples In following this view of the history of the Ionic capital we have practically traversed that of the anthemion. Evolution in Art Alfred C. Haddon The Egyptian anthemion, derived from plants emerging from the water, has […]
adjective pertaining to music that has the qualities of an anthem, such as a serious tone and strong tune; also, regarded as an anthem Contemporary Examples The anthemic, MGMT-like “Young Blood” went viral at the end of 2010, garnering the kind of buzz people write whole books about. The Naked and Famous, New Zealand’s Synthpop […]