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Early results appear to show staggering progress on inherited conditions such as liver disease and muscular dystrophy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)THE family of a muscular dystrophy sufferer who died unexpectedly last month hope to raise 1,200 for his funeral. The Sun (2017)Dark tall and with the most tanned, muscular body he's into triathlons. The Sun (2016)His build was lean and muscular with no excess body fat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Those affected by conditions such as muscular dystrophy cannot afford more delays. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Symptoms include muscular weakness and bone pains. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)The brothers are aware that muscular dystrophy is a degenerative condition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Twelvetrees body is muscular from top to toe. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In fact, it is the most powerful muscular organ in the body. Preventing Heart Disease (1987)The foot and ankle have nerve endings which send information throughout the body for muscular co-ordination. Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989)Running into London he looked lean and muscular. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Ageing animals also experience muscular weakness and reduced co-ordination. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She said she loved my face, my sense of humour and my muscular body. The Sun (2010)Released from the burden of the past, lean and muscular new men would stand straight again. Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)Physically strong and muscular, the fish is loved by diners worldwide for its meaty texture and flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Defending the weak and helpless may mean using strong and muscular language to warn the unwary of the designs of those who seek their ruin. Christianity Today (2000)Made with light mesh and a seamless design for comfort, they fit like a glove to protect you from muscular fatigue and damage. The Sun (2014)He was five foot ten, muscular and powerful, with a commanding personality. The Other Side of MeIt can also help with spinal, muscular and nervous diseases which cause poor co-ordination. Muscle Management (1991)Early symptoms include anorexia, muscular weakness and fatigue, minor skin and nervous troubles. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)It's part of my regimen to lose weight and get fit for my muscular dystrophy trek in June. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: muscular /ˈmʌskjʊlə/ ADJECTIVE
Muscular means involving or affecting your muscles.
- American English: muscular
- Arabic: عَضَلِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: muscular
- Chinese: 肌肉的
- Croatian: mišićav
- Czech: svalový
- Danish: muskulær
- Dutch: gespierd
- European Spanish: muscular
- Finnish: lihaksikas
- French: musculaire
- German: muskulös
- Greek: μυώδης
- Italian: muscoloso
- Japanese: 筋骨たくましい
- Korean: 근육이 발달한
- Norwegian: muskulær
- Polish: umięśniony
- European Portuguese: muscular
- Romanian: muscular
- Russian: мышечный
- Spanish: muscular
- Swedish: muskulös
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับกล้ามเนื้อ
- Turkish: kas
- Ukrainian: м'язовий
- Vietnamese: thuộc cơ bắp
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