abductor digiti minimi

noun
abductor dig·​i·​ti min·​i·​mi | \ -ˌdij-ət-(ˌ)ē-ˈmin-ə-(ˌ)mē \

Medical Definition of abductor digiti minimi

1 : a muscle of the hand that abducts the little finger and flexes the phalanx nearest the hand
2 : a muscle of the foot that abducts the little toe

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