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skeletal muscle

noun

Definition of SKELETAL MUSCLE

:  striated muscle that is usually attached to the skeleton and is usually under voluntary control
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First Known Use of SKELETAL MUSCLE

1877
Medical Dictionary

skeletal muscle

noun

Medical Definition of SKELETAL MUSCLE

:  striated muscle that is usually attached to the skeleton and is usually under voluntary control; also :  a muscle composed of skeletal muscle

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