muscular system

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  1. ANTAGONIST
    a muscle that counteracts the action of another muscle
  2. PRIME MOVER
    a muscle that is primary in a given movement. its contraction produces the movement/
  3. SYNERGIST
    a muscle that acts with another muscle to produce movement.
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muscular system
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2011-03-29 02:00:56
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vocabulary chapters 1 & 2. MOD-B. week 1
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