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extensor digitorum communis

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noun extensor digitorum com·mu·nis \-kə-ˈmyün-əs, -ˈkäm-yə-nəs\

Medical Definition of extensor digitorum communis

  1. :  a muscle on the back of the forearm that extends the fingers and wrist



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