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Quadriceps


/ˈkwädrəˌseps/

Noun

1. A 4-headed muscle.
2. A large muscle at the front of your upper leg. (merriam-webster.com)
3. The greater extensor muscle of the front of the thigh that is divided into four parts. (merriam-webster.com)

Word origin: Latin quadri = four, and caput = head


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