05570839-n 'a ring of muscle that contracts to close an opening';
Catalan esfínter
Greek σφιγκτήρας
English sphincter , anatomical sphincter , sphincter muscle
Basque esfinter
Finnish sulkijalihas , kuroja , sulkija , rengasmainen sulkijalihas , sfinkteri
French sphincter
Galician esfínter , músculo esfínter , esfínter anatómico
Croatian sfinkter
Italian sfintere
Japanese 括約筋
Dutch sfincter , sluitspier
Polish zwieracz
Portuguese esfíncter
Romanian sfincter
Slovak zvierač
Slovene sfinkter , mišica zapiralka
Thai กล้ามเนื้อหูรูด
Definitions
Japanese
開口部を閉じるために収縮する筋肉の輪
Romanian
mușchi inelar care închide un orificiu
Greek
κυκλικός συσταλτός μυς, που κλείνει το στόμιο μιας κοιλότητας ή ενός πόρου του σώματος
English
a ring of muscle that contracts to close an opening
Relations
Hyponym: anal_sphincter bladder_sphincter musculus_sphincter_ductus_choledochi musculus_sphincter_ductus_pancreatici physiological_sphincter pupillary_sphincter pyloric_sphincter urethral_sphincter
Hypernym: muscle
Semantic Field: bodyn
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SUMO: ⊂ Muscle

TempoWN: (Past: 0.000; Present: 0.986; Future: 0.010)

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