Obsolete term for semispinalis capitis (muscle). [L. an embracing, encircling]
- c. olivaris inferior [TA] SYN: inferior olivary complex.
- c. stimulans cordis [TA] SYN: conducting system of heart.

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com·plex·us kəm-'plek-səs, käm- n SEMISPINALIS CAPITIS called also complexus muscle

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com·plex·us (kom-plekґsəs) [L. “encompassing”] complex.

Medical dictionary. 2011.


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  • Complexus — (lat.), 1) so v. w. Complex; 2) (Anat.), einzelne Organe, welche zu einer Verrichtung gemeinschaftlich wirken u. sich einander unterstützen, so Muskelcomplex des Armes etc.; Complexus musculus, s. u. Nackenrückenmuskeln …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Complexus — Com*plex us, n. [L., an embracing.] A complex; an aggregate of parts; a complication. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Complexus — Complexus, lat., in der Anatomie mehrere zusammenwirkende Organe, z.B. der Muskelcomplex des Oberarmes, der Nackenrückenmuskeln etc …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • complexus — I index complex (entanglement) II index complication III index …   Law dictionary

  • complexus — kämˈpleksəs, kəm noun (plural complexus) Etymology: Latin, surrounding, embrace more at complex : an interwoven complicated aggregate of parts : complex the entire cultural complexus James Collins …   Useful english dictionary

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