Nouns denoting body parts

the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose
the excretory opening at the end of the alimentary canal
a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards
Purkinje fiber
a specialized cardiac muscle fiber that is part of the Purkinje network
pectoralis major
a skeletal muscle that adducts and rotates the arm
vena bulbi penis
vein of the head of the penis; tributary of the internal pudendal vein that drains the perineum
the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee
temporal vein
any of several veins draining the temporal region
a small whitish lump in the skin due to a clogged sebaceous gland
an arched bundle of white fibers at the base of the brain by which the hippocampus of each hemisphere projects to the contralateral hippocampus and to the thalamus and mamillary bodies
the smooth muscle forming the wall of the uterus
the anterior tip of the parietal bone
scrotal vein
veins passing from the scrotum to the pudendal veins
the posterior part of the mandible that is more or less vertical
vena sigmoideus
tributaries of the inferior mesenteric vein; drains the sigmoid colon
arteria ascendens
the branch of the ileocolic artery that supplies the ascending colon
alimentary tract smear
any of several cytologic smears obtained from different parts of the alimentary tract; obtained by specialized lavage techniques and used mainly to diagnose cancer in those parts
costal groove
groove between the ribs where the nerves and blood vessels are
Brodmann's area
one of the cortical areas mapped out on the basis of its cytoarchitecture
rib cage
the bony enclosing wall of the chest
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