a large, crested, wild duck, Cairina moschata, of tropical America, that has been widely domesticated.
a large crested widely domesticated South American duck, Cairina moschata, having a greenish-black plumage with white markings and a large red caruncle on the bill
- Muscular anesthesia
muscular anesthesia n. Loss of muscle sense, specifically, loss of the ability to determine the position of a limb or to distinguish differences in weight.
- Muscular asthenopia
muscular asthenopia n. Asthenopia due to imbalance of the extrinsic ocular muscles.
noun, Pathology. 1. a hereditary disease characterized by gradual wasting of the muscles with replacement by scar tissue and fat, sometimes also affecting the heart. noun 1. a genetic disease characterized by progressive deterioration and wasting of muscle fibres, causing difficulty in walking muscular dystrophy n. Abbr. MD muscular dystrophy (mŭs’kyə-lər dĭs’trə-fē) Any of a […]
muscularis mus·cu·lar·is (mŭs’kyə-lâr’ĭs) n. The muscular coat of a hollow organ or tubular structure.