Sentence Examples


  • The gastrocnemius and the soleus combine to form the calve muscles, running between your knee and your heel.
  • When you exercise your calves, you are conditioning two muscles, the gastrocnemius and the soleus.
  • The gastrocnemius is the large visible muscle on the back of your lower leg.
  • The soleus lies underneath the gastrocnemius, the workhorse of your calf.
  • Gastrocnemius, tonic contraction obtains; but this, like the last mentioned, is not autochthonous in the muscles themselves; it is indirect and neural, and appears to be maintained reflexly.