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gluteus

, glutaeus
any one of the three large muscles that form the human buttock and move the thigh, esp the gluteus maximus
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On further analysis of the muscle activation, it was found that Gluteus maximus and Rectus Femoris are the two most important contributors of torque that is generated.
Muscle activation of the gluteus maximus, bicep femoris, and vastus lateralis was also examined in the present study.
Consequently, the important gluteus muscles, which play a key role in hip function, are less affected than with traditional hip replacement surgery.
TARGET AREA: The bum, to tone up those gluteus muscles.
The males also generated more than twice as much activation of the gluteus medius and vastus medialis muscles on the upper leg and pelvis area.
Well, the good news is that your Gluteus Maximus and the surrounding muscles that make up that booty, just happen to be muscles and working them will make them grow.
The 'Easy Tone' footwear generates 28 per cent more gluteus muscle, 11 per cent more hamstring, and 11per cent more calf activations.
Striker Martyn Waghorn is available again after suspension, while central defender Wayne Brown has recovered from a gluteus muscle strain.
After three withdrawals the Ballydoyle consignment, always a natural starting point to look for exceptionally bred horses who have not lived up to the high standards of their stablemates, but could perhaps improve for a change of scenery, numbers just one horse - lot 118, Mountain's three-year-old half-brother Gluteus Maximus, who was third in last year's Killavullan Stakes.
The pods force key leg and glute muscles to adapt to instability and encourage toning - increasing gluteus maximus toning by 28 per cent, and hamstring and calves muscles by 11 per cent, she explained.
Classic skiing (aka "striding"): gluteus and triceps strength