|1.||(of certain muscles) having two fleshy portions joined by a tendon|
|2.||a muscle of the mandible that assists in lowering the lower jaw|
|[C17: from New Latin digastricus (with two bellies), from |
digastric di·gas·tric (dī-gās'trĭk)
Having two bellies; biventral. Used especially of a muscle with two fleshy parts separated by an intervening tendinous part.
Of or relating to the digastric muscle.