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

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