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Biceps

Any skeletal muscle having two origins (but especially the muscle that flexes the forearm).Muscles found in the upper limbs of tetrapods that flex the elbow. The antagonist of the biceps is the triceps.


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... mean that my whole body would be un-even, but only chest muscles are involved in my case. Probably because I build chest the most I guess (besides biceps, shoulder and legs)...

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by teju85
Fri Aug 02, 2013 11:24 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: un even development of muscle
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Views: 2697

Muscles anatomy question ?

when you do exercises training an agonist muscle like biceps, isn't the antagonist (triceps) making a resistance power qual to the agonist force, and by this the antagonist is trained also equal to the agonist, it is said that the antagonist needs training ...

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by mido95
Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:22 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Muscles anatomy question ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3677

Re: weight lifting, repetitions & evolution theory

... This allows for the flexibility of adapting to different environments — some environments call for stronger calf muscles, others for stronger biceps, etc. (Of course, I am also not an expert in the area of fitness, so I could just be spouting nonsense there. But I think I have the basic idea ...

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by Lenoxus
Mon Apr 26, 2010 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: weight lifting, repetitions & evolution theory
Replies: 6
Views: 8556

Fitness Exersice

... you can increase the duration time of each exercise to lengthen a particular stretch. Resistance Exercises (Training with Free Weights) Arm or Biceps Curl You can do this Free Weights curl while sitting on a bench or using a barbell. For beginners, light dumbbells are the free weights exercises ...

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by friendyomi
Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:01 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fitness Exersice
Replies: 2
Views: 6861

Human Bio-technics (superhuman)

... previously unknown to us to help prevent the situation for a short time. Would it be possible to change this by having implants/wires on/in our biceps for example, so that everytime it recognises a signal to move the muscle from the brain, to then overirde it with a stronger electrode impulse ...

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by joegy
Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:09 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Bio-technics (superhuman)
Replies: 3
Views: 4752
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