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Definitions of biceps

  1. any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A muscle having two heads or origins; - applied particularly to a flexor in the arm, and to another in the thigh. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A muscle having two places of attachment to the bone; the large muscle of the front of the upper arm and thigh. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Having two heads; noting especially certain muscles, which see under musculus. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. Having two heads; applied to muscles. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  6. The muscle in front of the arm between the shoulder and elbow. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. The large muscle of the upper arm. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. A muscle having two heads; fore-muscle of upper arm. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Double-headed; in anat., applied to certain muscles that divide into two portions. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. A muscle with two heads or origins. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  11. [Latin] A muscle with two heads or origins, as biceps brachii and femoris. na
  12. A muscle having two heads or origins; -- applied particularly to a flexor in the arm, and to another in the thigh. mso.anu.edu.au
  13. A muscle having two heads or origins; applied particularly to a flexor in the arm, and to another in the thigh. dictgcide_fs
  14. b[=i]'seps, n. the muscle in front of the arm between the shoulder and elbow. [L. biceps, two-headed--bis, twice, and caput, head.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  15. From bi, and caput, 'head.' That which has two heads. This name has been particularly given to two muscles; one belonging to the arm, the other to the thigh. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  16. Origin: Coracoid process (short head) ; upper margin of glenoid cavity (long head). Insertion: Back part of tuberosity of radius, fascia of forearm. Nerve: Musculo-cutaneous. Action: Flexes arm on shoulder and draws it in; flexes and supinates forearm; renders fascia of forearm tense. na
  17. Muscle with double head or attachment, esp. the upper-arm flexor; muscularity. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  18. Having two heads: said of a muscle of the arm and thigh. See Muscles, Table of. American pocket medical dictionary.
  19. (Anat.) Having two heads [L.] or origins, as a muscle; having a double insertion. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy

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