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

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