quadriceps reflex n.
See patellar reflex.
- Quadriceps muscle of thigh
quadriceps muscle of thigh n. A muscle with origin by four heads: the rectus muscle of the thigh, the lateral vastus muscle, the intermediate vastus muscle, and the medial vastus muscle; with insertion into the patella and by a ligament to the tuberosity of the tibia, with nerve supply from the femoral nerve, and whose […]
noun 1. a three-dimensional surface whose equation is a quadratic equation.
[kwod-ruh-sahy-kuh l] /ˈkwɒd rəˌsaɪ kəl/ noun 1. a vehicle similar to the bicycle and tricycle but having four wheels.
[kwod-ree-en-ee-uh l] /ˌkwɒd riˈɛn i əl/ adjective 1. .