Nouns denoting body parts

temporal gyrus
any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum
 
melatonin
hormone secreted by the pineal gland
 
vermis cerebelli
the narrow central part of the cerebellum between the two hemispheres
 
deep cervical vein
a vein that accompanies an artery of the same name
 
ureter
either of a pair of thick-walled tubes that carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder
 
medulla
the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal
 
common iliac artery
terminal branches of the abdominal aorta
 
gonadotrophin
hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
 
pilus
any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal
 
nucleus
the central structure of the lens that is surrounded by the cortex
 
tract
a system of body parts that together serve some particular purpose
 
circumflex scapular artery
an artery that serves the muscles of the shoulder and scapular area
 
milk
produced by mammary glands of female mammals for feeding their young
 
zona
(anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure
 
CNS
the portion of the vertebrate nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord
 
blister
(pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid
 
gonion
the craniometric point on either side at the apex of the lower jaw
 
spiracle
a breathing orifice
 
kiss curl
a spiral curl plastered on the forehead or cheek
 
side
either the left or right half of a body
 
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