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flexor hallucis brevis

noun flexor hal·lu·cis brev·is \ -ˈhal-(y)ü-səs-ˈbrev-əs , -ˈhal-ə-kəs- \

medical Definition of flexor hallucis brevis

:a short muscle of the sole of the foot that flexes the proximal phalanx of the big toe

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