Your question: Is bicep a word?

Is bicep or biceps correct?

Note that the word biceps is used in both singular and plural: the form bicep, although common, is incorrect. (The proper Latin plural bicipites is considered pedantic and rarely used in English.)

What is the plural form of bicep?

noun. bi·​ceps | ˈbī-ˌseps plural biceps also bicepses.

How do I spell bicep?

noun, plural bi·ceps·es [bahy-sep-siz], bi·ceps. Anatomy. either of two flexor muscles, one (biceps brachii ) located in the front of the upper arm and assisting in bending the arm, and the other (biceps femoris ) located on the back of the thigh and assisting in bending the leg.

Is tricep a word?

noun, plural tri·ceps·es [trahy-sep-siz], tri·ceps. Anatomy. a muscle having three heads or points of origin, especially the muscle on the back of the arm, the action of which straightens the elbow.

When a child raises her hand to show you she is 5 years old she uses all the following muscles except?

When a child raises her hand to show you she is five years old, she is using all of the following muscles except the: flexor digitorum.

What is the plural of octopus?

By now, it’s widely known that the technical correct plural usage for the word octopus is octopuses. But if we’re being honest, we’ve all indulged in the random octopi usage before.

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What’s the average circumference of a man’s bicep?


Age Average biceps size in inches
20–29 13.3
30–39 13.8
40–49 13.9
50–59 13.5