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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
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