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English definition of “gemellus”


noun [C]     /dʒəˈmel.əs/ US  // (plural gemelli) specialized
either of the two muscles of the hip that work together to rotate the thigh The leg
(Definition of gemellus noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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