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muscular system

TermDefinition
involuntary muscle a muscle that contracts without conscious control and found in walls of internal organs such as stomach and intestine and bladder and blood vessels
voluntary muscle muscle whose action is normally controlled by an individual
Skeletal muscle It is a form of striated muscle tissue which is under the voluntary control of the somatic nervous system.
tendon a flexible but inelastic cord of strong fibrous collagen tissue attaching a muscle to a bone.
striated muscle muscle tissue in which the contractile fibrils in the cells are aligned in parallel bundles, so that their different regions form stripes visible in a microscope
smooth muscle muscle tissue in which the contractile fibrils are not highly ordered, occurring in the gut and other internal organs and not under voluntary control
cardiac muscle found in the heart
Created by: Primroseeverdeen