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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) +‎ -ceps (headed).

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AdjectiveEdit

triceps (genitive tricipitis); third declension

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

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

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

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