[mahy-uh-skohp] /ˈmaɪ əˌskoʊp/
an instrument for observing muscular contraction.
[mahy-uh-sin] /ˈmaɪ ə sɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. the principal contractile protein of muscle. /ˈmaɪəsɪn/ noun 1. the chief protein of muscle that interacts with actin to form actomyosin during muscle contraction; it is also present in many other cell types myosin my·o·sin (mī’ə-sĭn) n. The commonest protein in muscle cells, a globulin responsible for the […]
- Myosin filament
myosin filament n. One of the contractile elements in skeletal, cardiac, and smooth muscle fibers.
[mahy-oh-sis] /maɪˈoʊ sɪs/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. . [mahy-oh-sis] /maɪˈoʊ sɪs/ noun, plural mioses [mahy-oh-seez] /maɪˈoʊ siz/ (Show IPA). Medicine/Medical. 1. excessive constriction of the pupil of the eye, as a result of drugs, disease, or the like. /maɪˈəʊsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. a variant spelling of miosis /maɪˈəʊsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. excessive […]
myositic my·o·sit·ic (mī’ə-sĭt’ĭk) adj. Of or relating to myositis.