short flexor muscle of little toe n.
A muscle with origin from the base of the metatarsal bone of the little toe and the sheath of the long peroneal muscle, with insertion to the base of the proximal phalanx of the little toe, with nerve supply from the lateral plantar nerve, and whose action flexes the proximal phalanx of the little toe.
- Short flexor muscle of toes
short flexor muscle of toes n. A muscle with its origin from the calcaneus and the plantar fascia, with insertion to the middle phalanges of the four lateral toes, with nerve supply from the medial plantar nerve, and whose action flexes the four lateral toes.
noun 1. a quick temper: A person with a short fuse has to be handled diplomatically. noun 1. (informal) a quick temper short end of the stick
noun 1. the aspect of golf considered in relation to the ability of a player to hit medium or short shots, as chip shots, pitch shots, and putts, with accuracy. Compare long game (def 1). 2. a card game in which not all cards in the pack are dealt before play. Compare long game (def […]
- Short gastric vein
short gastric vein n. Any of the veins in the wall of the stomach that empty into the splenic vein.