muscular tonus


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Noun1.muscular tonus - normal tonicity of the muscles; "exercise improves muscle tone"
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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Additionally, there was a decreased of muscular deep sensitivity and decreased muscular tonus of the tensor fasciae latae muscle and quadriceps femoris muscle.
Nino was observed using all available body sensations to create his own protective envelope, such as the high muscular tonus, established early in his developmental trajectory.
A large differential elevation of the upper lip in an asymmetrical smile may be due to a deciency of muscular tonus on one side of the face.9