innermost intercostal muscle

[ĭnər-mōst]

n.

A layer of muscle parallel to the internal intercostal muscle but separated from it by the intercostal vessels and nerves.

Nearby words

  1. inner-directed,
  2. inner-tuber,
  3. inner-tubing,
  4. innerly,
  5. innermost,
  6. innersole,
  7. innerspring,
  8. innervate,
  9. innervation,
  10. innerve


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