white muscle

n.

A muscle in which large pale fibers predominate and mitochondria and myoglobin are sparse.

Nearby words

  1. white meter,
  2. white mountain,
  3. white mountains,
  4. white mulberry,
  5. white mule,
  6. white mustard,
  7. white nationalism,
  8. white night,
  9. white nile,
  10. white noise


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