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Sigma KEE - BodyPart
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body part
A collection of Cells and Tissues which are localized to a specific area of an Organism and which are not pathological. The instances of this Class range from gross structures to small components of complex Organs.
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Parents anatomical structure A normal or pathological part of the anatomy or structural organization of an Organism. This class covers BodyParts, as well as structures that are given off by Organisms, e.g. ReproductiveBodies.
Children animal shellA hard shell of calcium that serves as a supporting structure for some Invertebrates.
 body cavityAny BodyPart which contains an unfilled space, e.g. BodyVessels, the atria and ventricles of the heart, the lungs, etc.
 body coveringAny BodyPart which is a covering of another BodyPart or of an entire Organism. This would include the rinds of FruitOrVegetables and the skins of Animals.
 body junctionThe place where two BodyParts meet or connect.
 BodySegmenta part of the body that is capable of some degree of intentional independent motion from some other part of the body to which it is connected.
 cellThe fundamental structural and functional unit of living Organisms.
 cell partpart of a Cell
 chinA part of the Face which protrudes slightly and which is lower than all other parts of the Face.
 cornea
 digit appendageAny of the extremities of Limbs that are found in the higer Vertebrates and the Amphibians.
 EggYolk
 exoskeletonThe system of Bones that are on the Outside of an organism and make up the supporting structure of many Invertebrates.
 faceThe part of the Head from forehead to chin and from ear to ear.
 featherEach instance of this class is one of the structures that make up the external covering of Birds.
 frontal lobeThe frontal lobe, which is located in the front of the head, is the largest section of the brain. It plays a role in many conscious functions, including personality and movement. It also helps the brain interpret smells.
 headThe part of the body containing the sense organs and the brain.
 hoofThe hard end of the Foot of a HoofedMammal.
 hypothalamusThe part of the Brain lying below the thalamus that serves to regulate AutonomicProcesses.
 limbAny of the limbs of a Vertebrate. Animal Appendages with joints that are used for movement and grasping.
 lipFolds of Tissue surrounding the mouths of some Vertebrates.
 medullaThis is the lowest part of the brainstem. It helps control Heart and Lung function.
 mouthPart of the Face, used for Ingesting Food and Vocalizing.
 muscleA normal or pathological part of the anatomy or structural organization of an Organism. This class covers BodyParts, as well as structures that are given off by Organisms, e.g. ReproductiveBodies.
 nasal septumThe nasal septum divides the NavalCavity into two parts, one leading from each Nostril.
 neckThe part of the body that connects the Head to the rest of the body.
 occipital lobesPositioned near the back of the brain, the occipital lobe primarily interprets vision signals.
 organA somewhat independent BodyPart that performs a specialized function. Note that this functional definition covers bodily systems, e.g. the digestive system or the central nervous system.
 parietal lobeSituated in the middle of the brain, the parietal lobe supports the identification of objects and spatial reasoning. It also plays a role in interpreting pain and touch signals.
 plant branchThe stem of a Plant or any shoot arising from the stem of a Plant.
 ponsLocated above the medulla in the brainstem, this area helps control eye and facial movement.
 reproductive bodyReproductive structure of Organisms. Consists of an Embryonic Object and a nutritive/protective envelope. Note that this class includes seeds, spores, and FruitOrVegetables, as well as the eggs produced by Animals.
 shoulderThe part of a Primate between the Arm and the neck.
 skeletonThe system of Bones that make up the supporting structure of Vertebrates.
 temporal lobesLocated on either side of the brain, the temporal lobes play a role in numerous functions, including speech, scent recognition, and short-term memory.
 toeThe five extremities of a Foot.
 tonguePart of the Mouth, used for Tasting Food, Vocalizing, and the initial stage of Digesting.
 torsoThe body of a Primate excluding its Limbs.
 virus partThe class of structures which are typically found or may be found in viruses.
 VocalFoldA smooth muscle found in pairs and comprising the VocalCords.
 waistThe waist is the part of the abdomen between the rib cage and hips. On proportionate people, the waist is the narrowest part of the torso.


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