long extensor muscle of big toe


A muscle with its origin from the tibia, with insertion to the base of the big toe, with nerve supply from the anterior tibial nerve, and whose action extends the big toe.

Nearby words

  1. long division,
  2. long dozen,
  3. long drawn out,
  4. long eaton,
  5. long elevator muscle of rib,
  6. long extensor muscle of thumb,
  7. long extensor muscle of toes,
  8. long face,
  9. long finger,
  10. long flexor muscle of big toe

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