- muscovy duck,
- muscular anesthesia,
- muscular asthenopia,
- muscular dystrophy,
- muscular layer of mucosa,
- muscular relaxant
Origin of muscular
Examples from the Web for muscularity
Of both his muscularity and good-nature I am afraid we often took advantage.
But there are folk whose admiration of the muscularity is very great, but whose regard for the Christianity is very small.
The muscularity, purchased by excessive nutriment, of the Bœotian pugilist.Plutarch's Lives, Volume IV|Aubrey Stewart
What a wonderful piece of muscularity and good-nature he was, to be sure, as I remember him!
He had no overplus of style about him, but he was reliable, he was sincere, his muscularity was conceded by all.The Army Mule and Other War Sketches|Henry A. Castle
Word Origin for muscular
1680s, "pertaining to muscles," from Latin musculus (see muscle (n.)) + -ar. Earlier in same sense was musculous (early 15c.). Meaning "having well-developed muscles" is from 1736. Muscular Christianity (1857) is originally in reference to philosophy of Anglican clergyman and novelist Charles Kingsley (1819-1875). Muscular dystrophy attested from 1886.