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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A muscle of the elbow and forearm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A muscle of the elbow and forearm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name once given to any of the muscles attached to the ancon or olecranon: now usually restricted to a small muscle arising from the back part of the external condyle of the humerus, and inserted into the side of the olecranon and upper fourth of the posterior surface of the ulna.
  • n. Same as anconeus.


New Latin, from Latin ancon elbow. (Wiktionary)



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