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ball-and-socket joint
allows for rotation motion, shoulder and hip
hinge joint
allows forward and backward movement, elbow and knee
fracture
broken bone
gliding joint
a place where two bones meet, allowing limited movement in two directions
cell
smallest part of living matter
articulated skeleton
jointed body
skeleton
bones of the body; skeleton support us, protects our organs and allows movement
system
organs that work together to do the same job
voluntary muscles
can control these muscles
tendon
connects muscle to bone
smooth muscles
found in the walls of blood vessels and some organs
vertebrae
neck and backbone or spine
cardiac muscles
found in the walls of the heart
organ
tissues that work together to do the same job
phalanges
toes and finger
carpals
wrist bones
ribs and sternum
protects the heart and lungs
ligament
connects bone to bone
cranium (skull)
protects the brain
femur
the longest and strongest bone in your body
heart
the strongest muscle in your body
bones in human body
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