The semispinalis muscle is a transversospinalis muscle of the human body. More specifically, it is one of three muscles:

  • Semispinalis dorsi
  • Semispinalis cervicis
  • Semispinalis capitis

This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from


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