Muscles and bones

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circulatory system

organs pumping blood through your body.

nervous system

includes the brain and spinal chord

digestive system

the system that makes food absorbable into the body

integumentary system

the skin and its appendages

respiratory system

takes in oxygen and eliminates carbon dioxide

skeletel/muscular system

system that gives strength and shape of your body

excretory system

removes waste

endocrine system

system of which hormones regulate the body

reproductive system

system that decides what sex you are (boy or girl)

muscle tissue

tissue that has the ability to contract or move

connective tissue

tissue that unites and supports your body parts

nervous tissue

tissue that sends a message from the brain to a body part.

cell

the smallest unit of life

tissue

a group of similar cells that perform a specific function

organ

different tissues that work together

organ system

different organs that work together

organism

the whole or complete living thing

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# muscles in the body (roughly)

smooth, cardiac, and skeletel

the three types of muscle

smooth and cardiac

involuntary muscles

tendons

connects muscle to bone

cardiac muscle

the muscular tissue of the heart

cartilage

firm whitish connective tissue that is important to other joints

connective tissue

tissue that connects and separates tissues and organs

dislocation

when a normal part of the body is disturbed.

epithelial tissue

tissue that forms a protective surface or lining for the body

fracture

a crack or break of a bone

Haversian Canal

any minute tube that forms a network in bone containing blood vessels

joint

a point were two bones are fitted together

ligament

fibrous connective tissue that holds together two bones or joints

marrow

a soft fatty substance in cavities of bones that make blood cells

muscle tissue

a contracting tissue that allows movement

nerve tissue

tissue composed of neurons

organ

a part of an organism that has one vital function

organ system

group of organs that work together to perform a certain task

periosteum

a dense layer of connective tissue covering bones except the joint

skeletal muscle

a well organized body tissue

smooth muscle

involuntary non-straited muscle

sprain

wrench or twist of a ligament

tendon

flexible chord of fibrous collagen tissue attaching muscle to bone

tissue

distinct material of which animals and plants are made

vertebra

each of the series of small bones of which the backbone is made

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