Meaning of GEMELLUS in English


jə̇ˈmeləs noun

( plural gemel·li -ˌlī ; also gemelluses )

Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, twin

: either of two small muscles of the hip that insert into the tendon of the internal obturator, a superior originating chiefly from the outer surface of the ischial spine and an inferior originating chiefly from the ischial tuberosity

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