invertor

[ in-vur-ter ]
/ ɪnˈvɜr tər /

noun Anatomy.

any muscle that turns a limb or part inward.

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Origin of invertor

First recorded in 1900–05; invert + -or2
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Example sentences from the Web for invertor

  • You merely had to put them on the Invertor in Surgery and flick the switch for full Inversion.

    The Big Time|Fritz Reuter Leiber

Medical definitions for invertor

invertor
[ ĭn-vûrtər ]

n.

A muscle that turns a body part such as the foot inward.
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