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musculature

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noun mus·cu·la·ture \ˈməs-kyə-lə-ˌchu̇r, -chər, -ˌtyu̇r, -ˌtu̇r\

Simple Definition of musculature

  • : the muscles of the body or of one of its parts

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of musculature

  1. :  the muscles of all or a part of the animal body

Examples of musculature in a sentence

  1. an athlete with well-developed musculature



Origin and Etymology of musculature

French, from Latin musculus


First Known Use: 1875


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musculature

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noun mus·cu·la·ture \ˈməs-kyə-lə-ˌchu̇(ə)r, -chər, -ˌt(y)u̇(ə)r\

Medical Definition of musculature

  1. :  the muscles of all or a part of the animal body




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