Definition of Muscular structure

1. Noun. The muscular system of an organism.

Exact synonyms: Muscle System, Musculature
Generic synonyms: System
Terms within: Muscle, Muscular Tissue, Ligament, Sinew, Tendon
Specialized synonyms: Diaphragm, Midriff, Esophagus, Gorge, Gullet, Oesophagus
Group relationships: Musculoskeletal System

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Muscular Structure

muscular endurance
muscular fascia of extraocular muscle
muscular fibril
muscular hyperesthesia
muscular incompetence
muscular insufficiency
muscular lacuna
muscular layer of mucosa
muscular movement
muscular part of interventricular septum of heart
muscular process of arytenoid cartilage
muscular pulley
muscular reflex
muscular rheumatism
muscular sense
muscular structure (current term)
muscular substance of prostate
muscular system
muscular tissue
muscular tonus
muscular triangle
muscular trophoneurosis
muscular tunic of gallbladder
muscular tunics
muscularis mucosae

Literary usage of Muscular structure

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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"The middle coat of the artery in this situation is thin, and the sides of the vessel are dilated to form the sinuses of Valsalva. The muscular structure of ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1880)
"The fibro-serous element existing between where the true muscular structure terminates and the cervix uteri, the isthmus or intermediate part. as this is ..."

3. How to Work with the Microscope by Lionel Smith Beale (1880)
"Examination of the muscular structure of the Heart and Tongue.—The muscular fibres of the heart will be found to exhibit the transverse striae ..."

4. The Primary Factors of Organic Evolution by Edward Drinker Cope (1896)
"... that its movements must be more vigorous on the external than the internal portion of it. Therefore, the former would first display muscular structure ..."

5. The Principles and practice of obstetrics by Gunning S. Bedford (1869)
"... These Inherent Contractions independent of Nervous Force—Proof; Connexion between Inherent Contractions and Matured Development of muscular structure of ..."

6. Baltimore Medical and Surgical Journal and Review edited by Eli Geddings (1833)
"... and with the malar bone, slightly overlapping the articulating margin df the latter. 2. muscular structure of the Crystalline Lens, and Ciliary Zone. ..."

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