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a person or business that makes or builds something

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A small muscle, the arrector pili, is attached to the wall of the follicle and to the lower layer of the epidermis.
Each tiny hair on your skin is attached to small muscles, called arrector pili muscles.
This muscle is called an arrector pilorum (uh-REK-ter pill-OH-rum), which means "raiser of hair.
Each hair is also attached to a tiny arrector muscle.
1980 (25) sweat ducts, sebaceous glands, hair follicles and arrector pili muscles.
Skin with lesion showing arrector pilorum muscle, pilosebaceous unit, mucoid degeneration (black arrow) of Leiomyoma.
In FUE, the extraction of the intact follicular unit is dependent on the principle that the area of attachment of arrector muscle to the follicular unit is the tightest zone.
Growing antlers are enveloped in a hair-covered skin that presents several peculiarities, including lack of sweat glands and arrector pili muscles and the presence of abundant sebaceous glands (Li and Suttie, 2000).