Pectoralis sentence example
- The cleido-mastoid generally arises from the basi-occipital, and the pectoralis major is connected with the latissimus dorsi.
- The chief muscular mass, arising from the sternum in the shape of a U, is the pectoralis muscle; its fibres converge into a strong tendon, which is inserted upon the greater tubercle and upper crest of the humerus, which it depresses and slightly rotates forwards during the downstroke.
- From the outer tuberculum extends the large crista superior (insertion of pectoralis major and of deltoideus major muscles).
- Muscles developed arm depressors, pectoralis major, latissimus dorsi and teres major.
- Dumbbell bench press: The dumbbell bench press works the pectoralis major.Advertisement