sarcous


sarcous
adj. pertaining to flesh or skeletal muscle; comprised of flesh or skeletal muscle

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Sarcous — Sar cous, a. [Gr. sa rx, sa rkos, flesh.] (Anat.) Fleshy; applied to the minute structural elements, called sarcous elements, or sarcous disks, of which striated muscular fiber is composed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sarcous — [sär′kəs] adj. [ SARC(O) + OUS] of or composed of flesh or muscle …   English World dictionary

  • sarcous — /sahr keuhs/, adj. consisting of or pertaining to flesh or skeletal muscle. [1830 40; SARC + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • sarcous — Relating to muscular tissue; fleshy. [G. sarx, flesh] * * * sar·cous (sahrґkəs) pertaining to flesh or to muscular tissues …   Medical dictionary

  • sarcous — sar·cous …   English syllables

  • sarcous — /ˈsakəs/ (say sahkuhs) adjective consisting of or relating to flesh or skeletal muscle. {Greek sarx flesh + ous} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sarcous —   a. pertaining to flesh or muscle …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sarcous — adj. consisting of flesh or muscle. Etymology: Gk sarx sarkos flesh …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcous elements — первичные мышечные частицы или элементы. В состав поперечно полосатых мышечных волокон входит множество весьма тонких нитей, или фибрилл, причем каждая из них является исчерченной в поперечном направлении темными и светлыми полосками или, иначе… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • sarcous substance — the substance composing the sarcous element of muscle …   Medical dictionary


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