How Do You Spell QUADRICEPS?

Correct spelling for the English word "quadriceps" is [kwˈɒdɹa͡ɪsəps], [kwˈɒdɹa‍ɪsəps], [k_w_ˈɒ_d_ɹ_aɪ_s_ə_p_s]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for QUADRICEPS

Below is the list of 3 misspellings for the word "quadriceps". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for QUADRICEPS

  1. The patella is projected forward the quadriceps tendon is lax and the skin over it is thrown into transverse folds - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. The right leg will be raised and thrown forward with a jerk owing to the contraction of the quadriceps muscles - "A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
  3. In the treatment of recurrent sprains of the knee therefore special attention must be directed towards the wasting of the quadriceps by means of massage and appropriate exercises - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  4. In front a great four headed muscle quadriceps extensor unites into a single tendon in which the knee cap is set and serves to straighten the knee or when rising from a sitting posture helps elevate the body - "A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
  5. In other cases it is widely torn and the contraction of the quadriceps muscle is then able to separate the fragments by three or four inches and sometimes causes tilting of the upper fragment - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson