What is another word for greater pectoral muscle?

7 synonyms found


[ ɡɹˈe͡ɪtə pˈɛktəɹə͡l mˈʌsə͡l], [ ɡɹˈe‍ɪtə pˈɛktəɹə‍l mˈʌsə‍l], [ ɡ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t_ə p_ˈɛ_k_t_ə_ɹ_əl m_ˈʌ_s_əl]

The greater pectoral muscle, which is also known as the pectoralis major muscle, is the major muscle located in the chest region of the human body. This muscle is responsible for a wide range of movements, including flexion, adduction, and rotation of the arm. There are a number of synonyms for the greater pectoral muscle, including the chest muscle, pecs, pectoral muscle, and the mammary muscle. Other commonly used terms for this muscle include the breast muscle, chest wall muscle, and the sternal muscle. Regardless of the terminology used, the greater pectoral muscle plays an important role in overall upper body strength and should be exercised regularly.

Synonyms for Greater pectoral muscle:

How to use "Greater pectoral muscle" in context?

The pectoralis major is a major muscle in the chest. It helps to expand the chest and raise the arms. The pectoralis major is a two-headed muscle that includes the sternocleidomastoid (upper head) and the clavicularis (lower head). The sternocleidomastoid is the main muscle that helps to raise the arm. The pectoralis major also helps to rotate the arm, extend the shoulder, and abduction of the arm.

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