noun, plural syssarcoses
[sis-ahr-koh-seez] /ˌsɪs ɑrˈkoʊ siz/ (Show IPA). Anatomy.
the joining or attachment of bones by means of muscle.
noun (pl) -ses (-siːz)
(anatomy) the union or articulation of bones by muscle
syssarcosis sys·sar·co·sis (sĭs’är-kō’sĭs)
n. pl sys·sar·co·ses (-sēz)
The union or attachment of bones, such as the hyoid bone and lower jaw, by muscle.
1. system. syst. system
adjective, Physiology. 1. rhythmically contracting. 2. of the nature of contraction. 3. characterized by alternate contraction and dilation, as the action of the heart. adjective 1. (esp of the action of the heart) of, relating to, or characterized by alternate contractions and dilations; pulsating systaltic sys·tal·tic (sĭ-stôl’tĭk, -stāl’-) adj. Alternately contracting and dilating, as the […]
noun 1. an assemblage or combination of things or parts forming a complex or unitary whole: a mountain system; a railroad system. 2. any assemblage or set of correlated members: a system of currency; a system of shorthand characters. 3. an ordered and comprehensive assemblage of facts, principles, doctrines, or the like in a particular […]
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