Definition of Axial muscle
1. Noun. A skeletal muscle of the trunk or head.
Medical Definition of Axial muscle
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Literary usage of Axial muscle
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Journal of Anatomy and Physiology by Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1894)
"... a pre-axial muscle, is more often supplied by a distal nerve (S.3) than the outer ... which morphologically is a post-axial muscle, is innervated more ..."
2. A Manual of Zoology by Richard Hertwig (1912)
"Tentacles and branches contain an axial muscle, while the ectodermal coating consists largely of adhesive cells. These are spherical bodies (fig. ..."