Anatomy Muscles

  1. Orb (orbicularis oculi)
    Circular

    (HINT:  an ORBit is circular)
  2. Oris (orbicularis oris)
    Mouth

    (HINT: mouth is circular "OR" and "IS" hollow)
  3. oculo
    Eye

    (HINT:  Eyeball is round (starts with O) and only other word that starts with O)
  4. sterno (sternocleidomastoid)
    Breast
  5. cleido
    clavicle

    (HINT:  both start with "CL"
  6. rectus (rectus abdominis)
    Straight

    (HINT: dancers stand eRECT)
  7. oblique (external oblique)
    running at an angle

    (HINT:  oblique is a type of angle in math)
  8. pectus (pectoralis major)
    chest
  9. trapezius
    Irregular 4-sided figure

    (HINT:  in math a TRAPazoid is 4-sided)
  10. dorsi (latissimus dorsi)
    back

    (HINT:  the DORsal fin on a fish is on its back)
  11. deltoid
    triangular
  12. brachii (biceps brachii)
    arm

    (HINT:  you had a break in your arm)
  13. triceps (triceps brachii)
    three heads

    (HINT:  tri means 3)
  14. sartorius
    tailor
  15. vastus (vastus laeralis)
    large

    (HINT:  the universe is VAST)
  16. gluteus (gluteus maximus)
    buttock
  17. semi (semimembranosus)
    half
  18. gaster (gastrocnemius)
    belly

    (HINT:  having GAS in your belly is not pleasant)
  19. soleus
    sole of foot

    (HINT:  you walk on the SOLE of your foot)
  20. biceps (biceps brachii)
    two heads
  21. peroneous
    fibula
  22. flexion
    decreasing an angle
  23. extension
    increasing an angle
  24. pronation
    medial rotation of radius around ulna

    (HINT:  you Pronate your hand to Pat your dog)
  25. supination
    lateral rotation of radius around ulna

    (HINT:  you Subinate your hand to Support a baby)
  26. abduction
    movement in the sagittal plane away from the body

    (HINT:  kidnapping (abduction) takes away)
  27. adduction
    movement in the sagittal plane towards the body

    (HINT:  word starts with ADD)
  28. dorsiflexion
    bringing the foot towards the front of the leg

    (HINT:  dorsi=back; you are bringing your foot back to your leg)
  29. planter flexion
    pointing the ankle away from the front of the leg

    (HINT:  starts with P just like Pointing for dance)
  30. epimysium
    around the entire muscle

    (HINT:  goes around the Entire muscle)
  31. perimysium
    around the bundles of muscle cells

    (HINT:  is the PERImeter of the muscle bundles)
  32. endomysium
    around the muscle cells outside the sarcolemma (muscle cell membrane)

    (HINT:  EN  sounds like IN so it is the furthest into the muscle)
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Anatomy Muscles
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Anatomy Muscles
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