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biceps

noun bi·ceps \ˈbī-ˌseps\

: a large muscle at the front of the upper arm

plural biceps also bi·ceps·es

Full Definition of BICEPS

:  a muscle having two heads: as
a :  the large flexor muscle of the front of the upper arm
b :  the large flexor muscle of the back of the upper leg
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Origin of BICEPS

New Latin bicipit-, biceps, from Latin, two-headed, from bi- + capit-, caput head — more at head
First Known Use: 1634

Rhymes with BICEPS

BICEPS Defined for Kids

biceps

noun bi·ceps \ˈbī-ˌseps\
plural biceps also bi·ceps·es

Definition of BICEPS for Kids

:  a large muscle of the front of the upper arm
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biceps

noun bi·ceps \ˈbī-ˌseps\
plural biceps also bi·ceps·es

Medical Definition of BICEPS

:  a muscle having two heads: as a :  the large flexor muscle of the front of the upper arm b :  the large flexor muscle of the back of the upper leg

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