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HESI 2

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Joints
Articulations between adjoining bones
Keratin
A tough, fibrous, insoluble protein forming the primary component of the skin, hair, nails, and tooth enamel
Keratinized epithelium
THe dead cells of the epidermis
Lacteal vessel
Found within the villi of intestinal wall, where fat nutrients are absorbed
Ligaments
Tissue connecting bone to bone
Mediastinum
Space within the thoracic cavity that houses all the organs of the chest except the lungs
Metabolism
the sum total of uses of ATP in the body
Mucous Membrane
Thin sheets of tissue cells that line body openings or canals that open to the outside of the body
Myosin
A protein that makes up nearly half of the proteins in muscle cells
Nucleus
The control center of the cell
Orbits
Cavities containing the eyes