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gluteus maximus


Definitions from WordNet

Noun gluteus maximus has 1 sense
  1. gluteus maximus - the outermost of the three gluteal muscles
    --1 is a kind of
    gluteus, gluteus muscle, gluteal muscle, glute

Definitions from the Web

Term: Gluteus Maximus

Definition: The gluteus maximus is the largest muscle in the human body located in the buttocks. It plays a crucial role in hip movement, stability, and posture.


Part of Speech: Noun

Sense: Anatomy


  1. The gluteus maximus is responsible for extending the hip joint.
  2. Regular exercises like squats and lunges help strengthen the gluteus maximus.

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