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musculoskeletal

[ muhs-kyuh-loh-skel-i-tl ]
/ ˈmʌs kyə loʊˈskɛl ɪ tl /
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adjective
concerning, involving, or made up of both the muscles and the bones: the musculoskeletal system.
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Origin of musculoskeletal

First recorded in 1940–45; musculo- + skeletal
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British Dictionary definitions for musculoskeletal

musculoskeletal
/ (ˌmʌskjʊləʊˈskɛlɪtəl) /

adjective
of or relating to the skeleton and musculature taken together
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Medical definitions for musculoskeletal

musculoskeletal
[ mŭs′kyə-lō-skĕlĭ-tl ]

adj.
Relating to or involving the muscles and the skeleton.
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