venter superior musculi omohyoidei

[TA] superior belly of omohyoid muscle: a part that ascends and attaches to the hyoid bone.

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  • venter inferior musculi omohyoidei — [TA] inferior belly of omohyoid muscle: a narrow band that attaches to the superior margin of the scapula …   Medical dictionary

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  • venter — 1. SYN: abdomen. 2. [NA] SYN: belly (2). 3. One of the great cavities of the body. 4. The uterus. [L. v. (ventr ), belly] v. anterior musculi digastrici [TA] SYN: anterior belly of digastric muscle. v. frontalis musculi …   Medical dictionary

  • Belly — That part of the body that contains all of the structures between the chest and the pelvis. Also called the abdomen. The belly (or abdomen) is separated anatomically from the chest by the diaphragm, the powerful muscle spanning the body cavity… …   Medical dictionary

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