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lumbricalis

[luhm-bri-key-lis]
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noun, plural lum·bri·ca·les [luhm-bri-key-leez] /ˌlʌm brɪˈkeɪ liz/. Anatomy.
  1. lumbrical.

Origin of lumbricalis

First recorded in 1695–1705, lumbricalis is from the New Latin word lumbrīcālis
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British Dictionary definitions for lumbricalis

lumbricalis

noun
  1. anatomy any of the four wormlike muscles in the hand or foot
Derived Formslumbrical (ˈlʌmbrɪkəl), adjective

Word Origin

C18: New Latin, from Latin lumbrīcus worm
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