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Related / Similar Words: depressor nerve, depressor muscle

 

Definition:
  • a device used by physician to press a part down or aside;
  • any nerve whose activity tends to reduce the activity or tone of the body part it serves;
  • any skeletal muscle that draws a part down;

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    Hyponyms: tongue depressor

     

    Derivational Morphology: press down, depress, lower

     

    Anagrams: drop-seed, oppressed

     

     
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