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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “muscle”

muscle

noun (BODY PART)
身體部分
 
 
/ˈmʌs.l̩/
[C or U] one of many tissues in the body that can tighten and relax to produce movement
肌肉
neck/back/leg/stomach muscles
頸/背/腿/胃部肌肉
facial muscles
臉部肌肉
bulging/rippling (= large and clear to see) muscles
鼓起的肌肉
He flexed his muscles (= tightened, especially his arm muscles, to make them look large and strong) so that everyone could admire them.
他將肌肉緊繃起來,這樣大家就能欣賞到他的肌肉塊。
These exercises build muscle and increase stamina.
這些運動能強健肌肉、增強體力。
a muscle spasm (= a sudden uncontrollable tightening movement)
肌肉痙攣
Substances and structures in the body
pull a muscle to injure a muscle by stretching it too far so that it is very painful
拉傷肌肉
Russell pulled a back muscle early in the game.
比賽開始沒多久拉塞爾就拉傷了背部肌肉。
Injuring and injuries
(Definition of muscle noun (BODY PART) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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