depressor

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

de·pres·sor

noun \di-ˈpres-ər\

Definition of DEPRESSOR

: one that depresses: as a : a muscle that draws down a part—compare levator b : a device for pressing a part down or aside—see tongue depressor c : a nerve or nerve fiber that decreases the activity or the tone of the organ or part it innervates

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