striated muscle fiber

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Related to striated muscle fiber: skeletal muscle, striated muscle cell
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Noun1.striated muscle fiber - an elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissuestriated muscle fiber - an elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissue
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
muscle cell, muscle fiber, muscle fibre - an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyle - one of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber
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Among these, A-type is striated muscle fiber observed mainly in propodium, which enables fast shortening of the foot when crawling or burrowing.
The avian iris musculature is composed mainly of striated muscle fibers with variable amounts of nonstriated muscle fibers (myoepithelium and/or smooth muscle).
The connections are made of striated muscle fibers arranged in 2 distinct parts: a muscular cuff surrounds the coronary sinus wall along 25 to 51mm of its length and other fibers emerge from this cuff to join the left atrial myocardium.
dorsi muscles were also showed normally striated muscle fibers with no evidence of pathological abnormality was observed.
At this region (base of the stomach) there is confluence of striated muscle fibers and collagen fibers, which suggest a control mechanism.