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musculoskeletal

[muhs-kyuh-loh-skel-i-tl] /ˈmʌs kyə loʊˈskɛl ɪ tl/
adjective
1.
concerning, involving, or made up of both the muscles and the bones:
the musculoskeletal system.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; musculo- + skeletal
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Examples from the web for musculoskeletal
  • In the end, it may be better to have a wide range of musculoskeletal efficiency.
  • Eccentric muscle contraction and other musculoskeletal injuries can contribute to the problem.
  • Results are mixed on whether ergonomic measures prevent musculoskeletal pain.
  • History and physical examination of the musculoskeletal system.
  • Conventional radiography in musculoskeletal imaging.
British Dictionary definitions for musculoskeletal

musculoskeletal

/ˌmʌskjʊləʊˈskɛlɪtəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the skeleton and musculature taken together
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Word Origin and History for musculoskeletal
adj.

1944, from musculo- + skeletal.

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musculoskeletal in Medicine

musculoskeletal mus·cu·lo·skel·e·tal (mŭs'kyə-lō-skěl'ĭ-tl)
adj.
Relating to or involving the muscles and the skeleton.

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