gracilis

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gracilis

[′gras·ə·ləs]
(anatomy)
A long slender muscle on the medial aspect of the thigh.
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8) The anterior aspect of the pubic symphysis is not disturbed, preserving the attachments of the pectineus, adductor longus and brevis, and gracilis muscles.
He's had two torn gracilis muscles and has come back so many times we call him the bionic dog