external oblique muscle


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Related to external oblique muscle: Internal oblique muscle, External oblique abdominis muscle, aponeurosis of external oblique muscle
  • noun

Synonyms for external oblique muscle

a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso

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Washburn has a strained left external oblique muscle, just below the rib cage.
EMG analysis- For this exercise, the predominant muscle activity was for rectus abdominus and external oblique muscles.
The bicycle crunch stimulates the rectus abdominus and the internal and external oblique muscles.
The torso-twist movement places emphasis on strengthening the internal and external oblique muscles.
Furthermore, the internal and external oblique muscles as well as rectus abdominis are also transected during Caesarean section.
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