rectus lateralis

rectus lateralis

noun
the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball outward [syn: abducens muscle
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: rectus inferior
Next Definition: rectus medialis
Words Near: rectus lateralis
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for rectus lateralis
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing rectus lateralis
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature