HyperDic: musculus_sphincter_ani_externus

English > 1 sense of the expression musculus sphincter ani externus:
NOUNbodymusculus sphincter ani externusan external ring of striated muscle surrounding the anus
English > musculus sphincter ani externus: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAn external ring of striated muscle surrounding the anus.
Part ofanal sphincter, sphincter ani, musculus sphincter aniThe sphincter muscle of the anus
Broaderskeletal muscle, striated muscleA muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton

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