Body Parts

alpha-adrenoceptor
receptors postulated to exist on nerve cell membranes of the sympathetic nervous system in order to explain the specificity of certain agents that affect only some sympathetic activities (such as vasoconstriction and relaxation of intestinal muscles and contraction of smooth muscles)
 
lumbosacral plexus
a nerve plexus formed by the ventral divisions of the coccygeal and sacral and lumbar nerves; supplies the lower limbs and perineum and coccygeal area
 
vena gluteus
veins draining the gluteal muscles on either side of the body
 
ctenidium
comb-like respiratory structure serving as the gill of certain mollusks
 
malposed tooth
a tooth that has grown in a faulty position
 
thyroid vein
any of several small veins draining blood from the thyroid area
 
mesocolon
mesentery that holds the lower colon to the dorsal abdominal wall
 
hoof
the foot of an ungulate mammal
 
nerve centre
a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process
 
wing case
either of the horny front wings in beetles and some other insects which cover and protect the functional hind wings
 
meninges
a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cord
 
shank's mare
you own legs
 
horse's foot
the hoof of a horse
 
chaeta
a stiff chitinous seta or bristle especially of an annelid worm
 
jugal point
the craniometric point at the union of the frontal and temporal processes of the zygomatic bone
 
thumb
the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb
 
cornu
(anatomy) any structure that resembles a horn in shape
 
scaphoid bone
the largest wrist bone on the thumb side
 
funiculus
any of several body structure resembling a cord
 
gonion
the craniometric point on either side at the apex of the lower jaw
 
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