AskDefine | Define biceps

Dictionary Definition

biceps n : any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm)

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

bis, double, + caput, head

Noun

biceps (plural biceps or bicepses)
  1. Any muscle having two heads.
  2. Specifically, the biceps brachii.

Synonyms

Translations

any muscle having two heads
biceps brachii See biceps brachii

Polish

Noun

biceps
  1. biceps

Extensive Definition

Biceps may refer to:
biceps in German: Bizeps
biceps in French: Biceps
biceps in Dutch: Musculus biceps

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