Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In anatomy, three-headed; having three origins: as, a tricipital muscle. See triceps.

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

  • adjective (Anat.) Having three heads, or three origins.

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

  • adjective anatomy Having three heads or origins.

Etymologies

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See triceps.

Examples

  • On the bicipital border of the vein is seen the internal cutaneous nerve; on the tricipital border is the nerve of

    Surgical Anatomy

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