Medical Dictionary


noun op·po·nens \ə-ˈpō-ˌnenz\
plural op·po·nen·tes \ˌäp-ə-ˈnen-(ˌ)tēz\ or op·po·nens

Medical Definition of OPPONENS

:  any of several muscles of the hand or foot that tend to draw one of the lateral digits across the palm or sole toward the others
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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