Unstriated Un*stri"a*ted, a. (Nat. Hist.) Nonstriated; unstriped. [1913 Webster]

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  • unstriated — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unstriated — adj. * * * …   Universalium

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  • unstriated — adj. not striped, not furrowed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unstriated — adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • unstriated muscle — n SMOOTH MUSCLE * * * smooth m …   Medical dictionary

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  • Albert von Kölliker — Infobox Scientist name = Rudolph Albert von Kölliker image size = 170px birth date = birth date|1817|7|6|mf=y birth place = Zurich, Switzerland death date = death date and age|1905|11|2|1817|7|6|mf=y death place = Würzburg, Germany residence =… …   Wikipedia

  • muscle — fish have three types of muscles, cardiac (only in the heart), smooth (in the viscera, blood vessels or mixed with other tissues), and striated or skeletal (arranged to move the bones). Cardiac muscle has striations, branching fibres and nuclei… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • smoothmuscle — smooth muscle n. Muscle tissue that contracts without conscious control, having the form of thin layers or sheets made up of spindle shaped, unstriated cells with single nuclei and found in the walls of the internal organs, such as the stomach,… …   Universalium

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