striated muscle tissue


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Noun1.striated muscle tissue - muscle tissue characterized by transverse stripesstriated muscle tissue - muscle tissue characterized by transverse stripes
muscular tissue, muscle - animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
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Soon to follow would begin the slow buildup of a stomach paunch and the need for looser sized shoes as gravity yanked down hard on arches formerly held high by striated muscle tissue.
Histologically, these rhabdomyomas consist of a mixture of elongated, spindle-shaped, or oval cells with indistinct cytoplasm and muscle fibers that resemble the striated muscle tissue seen in intrauterine development at 7 to 12 weeks.
The host was determined to be striated muscle tissue of the myocardium (heart).