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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instrument for measuring a person's ability to flex the neck and limbs.
  • n. A careless or inaccurate delineation of anything.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A careless or inaccurate delineation of anything.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A careless or inaccurate delineation of anything.
  • n. 2. In anatomy, the white lines or fibrous impressions on the straight muscle of the abdomen, resulting from tendinous intersections. They are now called the linea alba and line√¶ semilunares or transvers√¶ of the rectus abdominis.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek round, about + to write. (Wiktionary)

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