extensor digiti minimi

noun
extensor dig·​i·​ti min·​i·​mi | \ -ˈdij-ə-ˌtī-ˈmin-ə-ˌmī, -ˈdij-ə-ˌtē-ˈmin-ə-ˌmē How to pronounce extensor digiti minimi (audio) \

Medical Definition of extensor digiti minimi

: a slender muscle on the medial side of the extensor digitorum communis that extends the little finger

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“Extensor digiti minimi.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/extensor%20digiti%20minimi. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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