thenar

adjective the·nar \ ˈthē-ˌnär , -nər \

Definition of thenar

: of, relating to, involving, or constituting the ball of the thumb or the intrinsic musculature of the thumb

Origin and Etymology of thenar

New Latin, palm of the hand, from Greek; akin to Old High German tenar palm of the hand


Medical Dictionary

thenar

adjective the·nar \ ˈthē-ˌnär , -nər \

medical Definition of thenar

: of, relating to, involving, or constituting the thenar eminence or the thenar muscles

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