extensor digitorum communis

noun

extensor digitorum com·​mu·​nis -kə-ˈmyün-əs How to pronounce extensor digitorum communis (audio) -ˈkäm-yə-nəs How to pronounce extensor digitorum communis (audio)
: a muscle on the back of the forearm that extends the fingers and wrist

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“Extensor digitorum communis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/extensor%20digitorum%20communis. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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