bicep vs biceps : Common Errors in English

About bicep vs biceps

A biceps is a single muscle with two attaching tendons at one end. Although “bicep” without the S is often used in casual speech, this spelling is frowned on in medical and anatomical contexts.

biceps Meaning(s)

  • (n) any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm)

bicep in News

  1. Snooki Flexes for Her Haters, Slams Claims That She's "Too Skinny"

    Snooki has a message for the haters. The pint-sized Jersey Shore star flexed her growing bicep muscles for the camera while wearing a "gymaholic" shirt during her workout today,...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: E! Online

  2. Ogando questionable for Monday's start vs. Tribe

    Right-hander Alexi Ogando is questionable for Monday's start against Cleveland with right bicep soreness, the Rangers announced after Saturday's 4-3, 18-inning loss to the Blue Jays.
    on June 9, 2013 Source: Texas Rangers

biceps in News

  1. Mike Adams' availability still in question

    Mike Adams had not pitched in four days because of biceps tendinitis. He was not available for the final three games in Milwaukee and his status was unknown Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013 Source:

  2. Alexi Ogando: (Biceps) Questionable For Monday

    Update: Ogando is questionable to make his next scheduled start Monday due to biceps soreness, Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
    on June 9, 2013 Source: via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Mike Adams sidelined for at least a few days with biceps injury

    Phillies reliever Mike Adams felt irritation in his right biceps and will be sidelined for at least a few days, writes Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Adams allowed a run in one inning of work in his most recent appearance on May 6 and was not used last night in a situation in which the…
    on June 9, 2013 Source: NBC Sports: HardballTalk

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