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gluteus

Saltos de línea: glu|teus
Pronunciación: /ˈɡluːtɪəs
 
/
(also gluteus muscle)

Definición de gluteus en inglés:

sustantivo (plural glutei /-tɪʌɪ/)

Any of three muscles in each buttock which move the thigh, the largest of which is the gluteus maximus.
Example sentences
  • The strong muscles of the buttocks (glutei) span the hip joints, and are crucial to support and stability.
  • The hamstring muscles on the back of the thigh work with your gluteus maximus during leg extension and knee flexion.
  • The position of the legs - with the bottom tucked in - will develop the gluteus, adductors, and gastrocnemius muscles to name but a few.

Origen

late 17th century: modern Latin, from Greek gloutos 'buttock'.

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