Definición de hamstring en inglés:

hamstring

Saltos de línea: ham|string
Pronunciación: /ˈhamstrɪŋ
 
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sustantivo

  • 1Any of five tendons at the back of a person’s knee: he pulled a hamstring
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The lift is actually performed by the leg muscles (quadriceps, hamstrings, and gluteus maximus) on the way up.
    • You must squat to build a symmetrical sexy lower body with a balance between the quadriceps and the hamstrings and gluteus maximus.
    • Your gluteus maximus and hamstrings are powerful hip extensors that are activated whenever you stand, sit or step up.
  • 1.1The great tendon at the back of a quadruped’s hock.
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    • Do not run down the rear of the leg when nearing the hock as it is easy to cut the hamstring and cause lameness.
    • They can go to the neck and slice the jugular vein and carotid artery; they can cut the hamstring above the hock; they can cut the band on top of the neck.

verbo (past and past participle hamstrung)

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Origen

16th century: from ham1 + string.

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