Thenar meaning

thēnär
The fleshy mass on the palm of the hand at the base of the thumb.
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Of or relating to the thenar.
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The palm of the hand or, sometimes, the sole of the foot.
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The bulge at the base of the thumb.
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Of a thenar.
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The fleshy mass on the palm of the hand at the base of the thumb.
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Of or relating to the thenar.
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(archaic) The palm of the hand or sole of the foot.

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The ball of the thumb, or the muscle controlling it.
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Origin of thenar

  • Greek palm of the hand

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Greek θεναρ.

    From Wiktionary