Medical Definition of Arrector pili

1. A microscopic band of muscle tissue which connects a hair follicle to the dermis. When stimulated, the arrector pili will contract and cause the hair to become more perpendicular to the skin surface (stand on end). (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arrector Pili

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arrector pili (current term)
arrector pili muscles
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