skeletal system


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Synonyms for skeletal system

the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal

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The findings could lead to powerful treatments for skeletal system injuries, such as fractures or periodontal disease.
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Cited from Williams and Warwick; The skeletal system in Gray's Anatomy.
Its acts as a prevention or correction of injuries or disorders of the skeletal system and associated muscles, joints and ligaments.
Fifteen-year-old Harrison recites the name of every bone in the skeletal system whenever he gets anxious.
Similarly, the structure and quality of the skeletal system relies on a combination of nutrients; when one is supplied inadequately, overall bone health is diminished.
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Use your homemade skeletons as a companion activity to a lesson on human anatomy or the skeletal system.
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They cover medical words, prefixes, suffixes, roots, human circulation, skeletal system, the skin, muscular system, gastrointestinal diseases, and more.
Individuals with this condition have problems with their metabolism that severely affect their livers but also tend to have challenges with their skeletal system and break bones easily.
Diseases and injury to the skeletal system pose significant health risk and impairment of function," said CEO Jim Musick.
The chapters on the skeletal system and articulations have been combined, and the chapter on the nervous system and special senses has been divided.