noun, plural tri·ceps·es [trahy-sep-siz] /ˈtraɪ sɛp sɪz/, tri·ceps. Anatomy.
Origin of triceps
Origin of tricep
Related Words for tricepsrod, wing, branch, handle, stump, projection, bough, bow, member, hook, bender, offshoot, fin, prong, flapper, biceps, triceps, flipper
Examples from the Web for triceps
Contemporary Examples of triceps
Your triceps muscle, stationed on the underside of your upper arm, shortened.Cool It on the CrossFit: What’s Rhabdomyolysis?
October 11, 2013
One was through his bicep, and the other on his triceps, and it looked as though the bullet went straight through.New Orleans Shooting: I Saw the Mother’s Day Parade Gunman
May 13, 2013
Historical Examples of triceps
The ulna must then be cleared, and the triceps divided at its insertion.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery
We then shall have an idea of what the triceps is in quadrupeds.
It is covered superiorly by the external head of the triceps.
The triceps and radial reflexes were definitely exaggerated.Studies in Forensic Psychiatry
The action of its antagonist, the triceps, may be studied in the same manner.A Practical Physiology
Albert F. Blaisdell