levator

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(lē-vā′tor )

pl. levatores [L., lifter]

1. A muscle that raises or elevates a part; opposite of depressor.
2. An instrument that lifts depressed portions.

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(lē-vā′tor )

pl. levatores [L., lifter]

1. A muscle that raises or elevates a part; opposite of depressor.
2. An instrument that lifts depressed portions.

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