long palmar muscle n.
A muscle with origin from the humerus, with insertion into the flexor retinaculum and the palmar fascia, with nerve supply from the median nerve, and whose action tenses the palmar fascia and flexes the hand and forearm.
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- Long peroneal muscle
long peroneal muscle n. A muscle with origin from the fibula and the tibia, with insertion to the medial cuneiform bone and the base of the first metatarsal bone, with nerve supply from the peroneal nerve, and whose action causes plantar flexion and eversion of the foot. Also called long fibular muscle.
noun 1. (among the Maori and Polynesian peoples) human flesh as food for cannibals. noun 1. (obsolete) human flesh eaten by cannibals n. “human being eaten as food,” 1848, in a Pacific Islander context: Bau literally stank for many days, human flesh having been cooked in every house, and the entrails thrown outside as food […]
noun 1. a long-playing phonograph record.