triceps

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See also: tríceps

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin trīceps (triple-headed), from trēs (three) + caput (head).

Noun[edit]

triceps (plural triceps or tricepses)

  1. (anatomy) Any muscle having three heads.
  2. (anatomy) Specifically, the triceps brachii.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin triceps (three-headed).

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Noun[edit]

triceps m (plural tricepsen)

  1. triceps brachii

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From trēs (three) +‎ -ceps (headed).

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triceps (genitive tricipitis); third-declension one-termination adjective

  1. triple-headed, having three heads
  2. divided into three parts

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Third-declension one-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative triceps tricipitēs tricipitia
Genitive tricipitis tricipitium
Dative tricipitī tricipitibus
Accusative tricipitem triceps tricipitēs tricipitia
Ablative tricipitī tricipitibus
Vocative triceps tricipitēs tricipitia

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Noun[edit]

triceps m (plural triceps)

  1. triceps