ALL meanings of adductor

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  • noun adductor a muscle that adducts 3
  • noun adductor A muscle whose contraction moves a limb or other part of the body toward the midline of the body or toward another part. 1
  • noun adductor any muscle that adducts (opposed to abductor). 1
  • noun adductor (anatomy) A muscle which draws a limb or part of the body toward the middle line of the body, or closes extended parts of the body; -- opposed to abductor; as, the adductor of the eye, which turns the eye toward the nose. 0
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