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English definition of “adductor”

adductor

noun [C]     /ædˈdʌk.tər/ US  // specialized
a muscle that moves a part of the body towards the middle of the body or towards another body part, often used to refer to the three large thigh muscles: When you move your leg toward the midline of the body, you are using adductor muscles.Substances and structures in the body
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