Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Lifting up; raising: as, an attollent muscle.
  • noun A muscle which raises some part, as the ear; a levator; an attollens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Lifting up; raising.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete Lifting up; raising.

Etymologies

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Latin attollens, present participle of attollere; ad + tollere to lift.

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