Body Parts

a slender bristlelike or tubular process
water vascular system
system of fluid-filled tubes used by echinoderms in locomotion and feeding and respiration
sex gland
a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced
lumpy deposits of body fat especially on women's thighs etc.
arteria gastrica breves
several small arteries branching off of the splenic artery and going to the greater curvature of the stomach
vena nasofrontalis
a vein located in the anterior medial part of the orbit; connects the superior ophthalmic with the angular vein
naked eye
the eye unaided by any optical instrument that alters the power of vision or alters the apparent size or distance of objects
one of the bony prominences developed near the upper extremity of the femur to which muscles are attached
artery of the penis bulb
a branch of the internal pudendal artery of males that supplies the bulb of the penis
central cavity of the gastrula; becomes the intestinal or digestive cavity
sphenoid fontanelle
the irregularly shaped area on either side of the cranium where the frontal bone and the anterior tip of the parietal bone and the temporal bone and the greater wing of the sphenoid bone meet; corresponds to the pterion when bones have ossified
condylar process
the condyle of the ramus of the mandible that articulates with the skull
nabothian gland
one of many small glands of the uterine cervix that secrete mucus
Fallopian tube
either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus
a bundle of sensory nerve fibers going to the thalamus
the median ridge on the breastbone of birds that fly
vena ophthalmica
either of two veins that serve the eye; empties into the cavernous sinus
sinus coronarius
a short sinus receiving most of the veins of the heart; empties into the right atrium
axillary fossa
the hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder
inferior colliculus
an essential auditory center in the midbrain
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