the ability of a living thing to keep conditions inside its body constant
a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs
the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an organism
strong connective tissue that attaches muscle to bone
the organ system whose primary function is movement and flexibility
hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped
the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones
tough, flexible connective tissue
part of bone with many small pores or spaces
The dense, hard layer of bone tissue
a muscle that contracts without conscious control and found in walls of internal organs such as stomach and intestine and bladder and blood vessels (excluding the heart)
muscle tissue found only in the heart
A muscle that is attached to the bones of the skeleton and provides the force that moves the bones.
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