brachioradialis

noun
bra·​chio·​ra·​di·​alis | \ ˌbrā-kē-ō-ˌrād-ē-ˈal-əs How to pronounce brachioradialis (audio) , -ˈāl- How to pronounce brachioradialis (audio) , -ˈäl- How to pronounce brachioradialis (audio) \
plural brachioradiales\ -​ˈal-​ˌēz, -​ˈāl-​, -​ˈäl-​ How to pronounce brachioradiales (audio) \

Medical Definition of brachioradialis

: a flexor of the radial side of the forearm arising from the lateral supracondylar ridge of the humerus and inserted into the styloid process of the radius

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