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muscular

mus·cu·lar

muscular

 
pronunciation:
muhsk y lr
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having to do with muscle.
In science class we learned about muscular diseases.
definition 2: having muscles that are large or strong.
Tennis players have muscular arms.
synonyms:
burly, husky
similar words:
athletic, powerful, robust, rugged, solid, stout, strong, sturdy
derivations: muscularly (adv.), muscularity (n.)
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