pronator

[proh-ney-ter, proh-ney-]

Origin of pronator

First recorded in 1720–30; pronate + -or2
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British Dictionary definitions for pronator

pronator

noun
  1. any muscle whose contractions produce or affect pronation
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pronator in Medicine

pronator

[prōnā′tər]
n.
  1. A muscle that effects or assists in pronation.
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