invertor

[in-vur-ter]
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noun Anatomy.

any muscle that turns a limb or part inward.

Nearby words

  1. inverted snob,
  2. inverted testis,
  3. inverter,
  4. invertible counterpoint,
  5. invertin,
  6. invest,
  7. investable,
  8. investigable,
  9. investigate,
  10. investigation

Origin of invertor

First recorded in 1900–05; invert + -or2

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Examples 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


Medicine definitions for invertor

invertor

[ĭn-vûrtər]

n.

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

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