HyperDic: facial_muscle

English > 1 sense of the expression facial muscle:
NOUNbodyfacial muscleany of the skeletal muscles of the face
English > facial muscle: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAny of the skeletal muscles of the face.
Part offace, human faceThe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
Narrowercheek muscle, buccinator muscle, musculus buccinatorA muscle that flattens the cheek and retracts the angle of the mouth
masseterA large muscle that raises the lower jaw and is used in chewing
platysmaEither of two broad muscles located on either side of the neck and innervated by the facial nerve
Broaderskeletal muscle, striated muscleA muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton
Spanishmúsculo facial
Catalanmúscul facial

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