flexor flexor

Definition(s):

  • (n) a skeletal muscle whose contraction bends a joint

Usage(s):

  1. Incisions are made on, the upper side, the flexor muscles on the under side cut eight to twelve inches back from the base.
  2. If flexor muscles were cut eight or ten inches from the base of the tail it would look really phooey.

News

  • Prospects Bundy, Schoop progressing in recoveries

    A pair of the Orioles' top prospects are making strides in their recovery processes. Dylan Bundy (right flexor mass tightness) will make the next step in his throwing progression Monday. Top position player prospect Jonathan Schoop (lower back stress fracture) took the next step in his recovery. He's jogging in a pool and throwing.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

Quotes

  1. "In 2004, when I tore the flexor tendon in my pitching arm, I again used HGH two times in one day out of frustration and in a futile attempt to recover. Unfortunately, I needed surgery on the arm later in the year. I regret these lapses in...
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: Andy Pettitte Source: ESPN

  2. "I think it's my pronator or flexor mass or something in my forearm," said Delcarmen. "It's been for like a week. It's been getting better every day, just having a little trouble getting extension on the ball. I'm going to see how the day off...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Manny Delcarmen Source: Rotoworld.com

  3. "I don't know if it's a hip flexor," he said. "It was in my groin. I feel it really deep. [Team physician Christopher] Ahmad pulled up my pictures, and the pictures of my hip came out as good as ever. Dr. [Marc] Philippon [who performed the...
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: New York Post

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