great adductor muscle n.
A muscle with origin in the ischial tuberosity and ischiopubic ramus, with insertion to the femur, with nerve supply from the obturator and sciatic nerves, and whose action adducts and extends the thigh.
noun 1. any of several apes of the family Pongidae, characterized by a relatively hairless face with protrusive lips and by hands with complex fingerprints and flat nails, including the gorilla, chimpanzee, and orangutan. [eyp] /eɪp/ noun 1. any of a group of anthropoid primates characterized by long arms, a broad chest, and the absence […]
noun 1. a vast concentration of matter whose gravitational pull alters the direction and speed of the Milky Way and other galaxies as they spread apart in the expanding universe posited by the big bang theory. noun 1. (astronomy) a large mass, possibly a gigantic cluster of galaxies, postulated to explain the fact that many […]
noun 1. a large, flightless auk, Pinguinus impennis, of rocky islands off North Atlantic coasts: extinct since 1844. noun 1. a large flightless auk, Pinguinus impennis, extinct since the middle of the 19th century
[greyt-ant, -ahnt] /ˈgreɪtˌænt, -ˌɑnt/ noun 1. a grandaunt. noun 1. an aunt of one’s father or mother; sister of one’s grandfather or grandmother