adductor

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adductor

[ə′dək·tər]
(anatomy)
Any muscle that draws a part of the body toward the median axis.
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Hyohyoideus abductor and hyohyoidei adductores. [0] Not highly modified (e.g.
Hyohyoidei adductores. [0] Not covering a significant part of the lateral margin of the cranium.
Significant part of hyohyoideus abductor and/or hyohyoidei adductores. [0] Not attaching to pectoral girdle.