triceps

See also: tríceps

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin trīceps (triple-headed), from trēs (three) + caput (head).

NounEdit

triceps (plural triceps or tricepses)

  1. (anatomy) Any muscle having three heads.
  2. (anatomy) Specifically, the triceps brachii.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From trēs (three) + caput (head).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

triceps m, f, n (genitive tricipitis); third declension

  1. triple-headed, having three heads
  2. divided into three parts

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative triceps triceps tricipitēs tricipitia
genitive tricipitis tricipitis tricipitium tricipitium
dative tricipitī tricipitī tricipitibus tricipitibus
accusative tricipitem triceps tricipitēs tricipitia
ablative tricipitī tricipitī tricipitibus tricipitibus
vocative triceps triceps tricipitēs tricipitia

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Last modified on 20 November 2013, at 07:25