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Muscles that work in opposite directions
Designed for endurance, dark in color, many mitochondria, many blood vessels
Fingers and toes
Chronic achy muscles that is not well understood
Moves thigh toward midline; raises thigh
Cytoplasm of a muscle cell
Eating muscle, clinches teeth
Attachment of a muscle on a stationary bone
Sudden noisy explosion of air from the lungs
Kissing muscle
Upper jaw
Another term used for breathing that includes both inspiration and expiration
Voluntary muscle that is attached to the skeleton
Thin filament that aid in the movement of muscle
Air is conducted from the atmosphere to the lungs by a series of cavities, tubes, and openings
Nerve cell that characteristically has three parts; dendrites, cell body, and axon
Longest, strongest bone in body
Structure of the upper respiratory tract that opens the larynx
A nerve fiber and all of the muscle fibers it stimulates
Knee cap
Breathing out
Part of the nervous system that includes the brain and spinal cord (midline of the body)
Connective tissue that connects muscle to bone
Plasma membrane of a muscle cell
Thick filaments shaped like golf clubs
Brings arm away from the body (up and down)
A single contraction lasting a fraction of a second
Only bone in the body that does not articulate with another bone; anchor the tongue
Muscles working in groups for a common action
Stores calcium in a cell of a muscle
Extends thigh backwards; butt
Movement: Joint angle decreases
Designed for strength, light in color, few mitochondria, fewer blood vessels
Movement: body part moves toward midline
Part of the nervous system that consists of nerves throughout the body
Single long bone in the arm
Either of the two cranial nerves that carry nerve impulses from the retina of the eye to the brain, therby contributing to the sense of sight
Straightens fingers and wrist
Extension from the middle ear to the nasopharynx that equalizes air pressure on the eardrum
Ensures that oxygen enters the body and carbon dioxide leaves the body
Involuntary muscle found in the heart
Protects the brain and is composed of 8 bones fitting tightly together
Non-conducting nerve cells that are intimately associated with neurons and function in a supportive capacity; nourishes neurons
Muscular ring that surrounds the pupil and regulates the passage of light through the opening
Widely distributed throughout the body and include such senses as touch, pressure, pain, temperature, and vibrations
A continuous, partial contraction of alternate muscle fibers causing themselves to look firm
Short extensions off of nerve cells that receive signals from sensory receptors or other neurons
Bends wrist and hand
Structure of the upper respiratory tract that opens above the soft palate
Raises scapula; pulls head back
Bends vertebral column, compresses abdoamen
Attachment of a muscle on a bone that moves
Straighten leg at the knee; raises thigh
Maximal sustained contraction
Nostrils - opening that leads to the nasal cavity
Portion of brain that interprets taste
Modified neuron that is a sensory receptor for the sense of smell
Commonly known as the throat
Structure of the upper respiratory tract that opens at the oral cavity
Involuntary muscle found in hollow organs and blood vessels

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