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flexor carpi radialis

noun flexor car·pi ra·di·al·is
\-ˈkär-ˌpī-ˌrā-dē-ˈā-ləs, -ˈkär-ˌpē-\

Medical Definition of FLEXOR CARPI RADIALIS

:  a superficial muscle of the palmar side of the forearm that flexes the hand and assists in abducting it

Illustration of FLEXOR CARPI RADIALIS

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