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  • n. Any of several muscles of the vertebral or costal region that produce a serrated border

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy, one of several muscles of the thorax: so named because they arise by a series of digitations from successive ribs, and are thus serrate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of several muscles of the trunk

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