Gastroknemius

Zwillingswadenmuskel m
Kräftiger Wadenmuskel, der das Knie beugt und für die Plantarflexion zuständig ist.
Flexion
Syn. Gastroknemius m, Gastrocnemius m, Musculus gastrocnemius m
gastrocnemius
A muscle that is responsible for flexion of the knee joint as well as for plantar flexion of the ankle.
flexion
Syn. gastrocnemius muscle

German-english football dictionary. 2013.

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