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cremaster


cremaster


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cremaster  \Cre*mas"ter\  (kr?-m?s"t?r),  n.  [NL.,  from  Gr  ???, 
  fr  ????  to  hang.] 
  1.  (Anat.)  A  thin  muscle  which  serves  to  draw  up  the 
  testicle. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  The  apex  of  the  last  abdominal  segment  of  an 
  insect.