Body Parts

temporal vein
any of several veins draining the temporal region
 
ridge
any long raised border or margin of a bone or tooth or membrane
 
tear gland
any of the glands in the eyes that secrete tears
 
eye muscle
one of the small muscles of the eye that serve to rotate the eyeball
 
tuft
a bunch of feathers or hair
 
right gastric vein
receives veins from the upper surfaces of the stomach and empties into the portal vein
 
voice box
a cartilaginous structure at the top of the trachea; contains elastic vocal cords that are the source of the vocal tone in speech
 
hind leg
the back limb of a quadruped
 
Golgi apparatus
a netlike structure in the cytoplasm of animal cells (especially in those cells that produce secretions)
 
nasal sinus
any of the paired sinuses in the bones of the face adjacent to the nasal cavity that are lined with mucous membrane that is continuous with the lining of the nasal cavities
 
venae interlobulares renis
interlobular veins of the kidney; receive blood from the arcuate vein and empty into the renal veins
 
ankle
a gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus
 
rump
the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
 
Meibomian gland
a long sebaceous gland that lubricates the eyelids
 
xenograft
tissue from an animal of one species used as a temporary graft (as in cases of severe burns) on an individual of another species
 
external nasal vein
one of the veins that drain the external nose and empty into the angular or facial vein
 
lymphoid tissue
tissue making up the lymphatic system
 
submaxillary gland
a salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal saliva; discharges saliva into the mouth under the tongue
 
bridge
the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose
 
glans clitoridis
small mass of erectile tissue at the end of the body of the clitoris
 
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