muscular structure


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Noun1.muscular structure - the muscular system of an organismmuscular structure - the muscular system of an organism  
system - a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts; "the body has a system of organs for digestion"
muscular tissue, muscle - animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
ligament - a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs
sinew, tendon - a cord or band of inelastic tissue connecting a muscle with its bony attachment
diaphragm, midriff - (anatomy) a muscular partition separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities; functions in respiration
musculoskeletal system - the system of muscles and tendons and ligaments and bones and joints and associated tissues that move the body and maintain its form
esophagus, gullet, oesophagus, gorge - the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
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A similar muscular structure was described by del Sol & Olave (2005), the "levator muscle of the tendon of latissimus dorsi muscle", these fusiform fascicle extends from the coracoid process to the superior part of the tendon of the cited muscle.
Years of stretching, weight training, and endurance exercises gave him first hand experiences in muscular structure and human anatomy that until today his expertise is rivalled by few counterparts.
This year for Halloween I painted my other half as a terminator and, for myself, I painted the exposed muscular structure on half my face.
Carrying a heavy load on one side of your body causes an imbalance in the muscular structure, triggering neck, shoulder and back pain.
To emphasize the sporty and confident look, the well-loved hatchback is now shorter, lower and wider with a muscular structure. The compact dimensions guarantee easy handling but do not compromise comfort.
We will enact the necessary policies to transform our business into a more muscular structure," Kishida said recently.
As for the third factor, the panel looks for a figure that has a great muscular structure. Unlike bodybuilding, Men's Physique demands an athletic build and lean definition without going overboard in terms of muscularity and overall size.
[5] One of the mechanical elements of soreness may lie in damaging of sarcomeres in a muscular structure which ultimately result in tearing of Z plates.
There is a muscular structure rig underneath the skin of the cronies so you can see their arm and abdominal muscles when they move.
Her workout session includes muscular structure work of around 10 to 12 exercise routines.
She recommends 30 minutes of cardio training and 30 minutes of muscular structure - like weights and stretches - and she is a big fan of dance aerobics, rather than heavy weights work that can create bulk.
The Symposium aimed at providing an overview of the bone and joint problems in children to doctors in pediatrics and orthopedics through several themes, including description of common cases situations of muscular structure injuries in children and how to diagnosis, how to develop a plan to manage such cases.