striated muscle

striated muscle
noun
a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
Syn: ↑skeletal muscle
Hypernyms: ↑muscle, ↑musculus
Hyponyms:
voluntary muscle, ↑abductor, ↑abductor muscle, ↑adductor, ↑adductor muscle, ↑anconeous muscle, ↑musculus anconeus, ↑articular muscle, ↑extensor muscle, ↑extensor, ↑flexor muscle, ↑flexor, ↑deltoid, ↑deltoid muscle, ↑musculus deltoideus, ↑serratus, ↑serratus muscles, ↑pectoral, ↑pectoral muscle, ↑pectoralis, ↑musculus pectoralis, ↑pecs, ↑intercostal, ↑intercostal muscle, ↑musculus intercostalis, ↑depressor, ↑depressor muscle, ↑abdominal, ↑abdominal muscle, ↑ab, ↑latissimus dorsi, ↑lat, ↑gluteus, ↑gluteus muscle, ↑gluteal muscle, ↑glute, ↑musculus sphincter ani externus, ↑calf, ↑sura, ↑gastrocnemius, ↑gastrocnemius muscle, ↑psoas, ↑rhomboid, ↑rhomboid muscle, ↑soleus, ↑soleus muscle, ↑splenius, ↑splenius muscle, ↑peroneus, ↑pterygoid muscle, ↑biceps, ↑triceps, ↑axial muscle, ↑sartorius, ↑sartorius muscle, ↑musculus sartorius, ↑scalenus, ↑scalene muscle, ↑musculus scalenus, ↑sternocleidomastoid, ↑sternocleidomastoid muscle, ↑sternocleido mastoideus, ↑musculus sternocleidomastoideus, ↑teres, ↑teres muscle, ↑tibialis, ↑tibialis muscle, ↑musculus tibialis, ↑trapezius, ↑trapezius muscle, ↑cowl muscle, ↑musculus trapezius, ↑facial muscle, ↑temporalis muscle, ↑temporal muscle, ↑temporalis, ↑musculus temporalis
Part Meronyms: ↑head, ↑striated muscle cell, ↑striated muscle fiber

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