sacrococcygeus

noun
sacro·​coccygeus | \ ¦sa(ˌ)krō also ¦sā(-+ \

Definition of sacrococcygeus

: either the anterior muscle or the posterior muscle extending between the sacrum and coccyx

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History and Etymology for sacrococcygeus

New Latin, from sacr- entry 2 + coccygeus

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“Sacrococcygeus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sacrococcygeus. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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