muscular tissue

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Noun1.muscular tissue - animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cellsmuscular tissue - animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
animal tissue - the tissue in the bodies of animals
striated muscle tissue - muscle tissue characterized by transverse stripes
cardiac muscle, heart muscle - the muscle tissue of the heart; adapted to continued rhythmic contraction
smooth muscle - muscle tissue that does not appear striated under the microscope; has the form of thin layers or sheets
muscle system, muscular structure, musculature - the muscular system of an organism
tonicity, tonus, tone - the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli; "the doctor tested my tonicity"
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A search warrant executed on June 26 led investigators to what appeared to be a freshly dug site behind his garage, court documents allege, where they discovered a human bone, charred muscular tissue, part of a scalp with hair, a cellphone and other burned items.
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Specifically, it was observed that post-mortem changes were characterized by multiple destruction and disintegration of fibers in the muscular tissue, and lysing of cores and their structures.
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Histopathological examination of muscular tissue also revealed gross inflammatory changes in these groups.
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Signs of infection consist of a "bull's-eye" breakout with high temperature, migraine and also muscular tissue or joint discomfort.