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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One of the segments into which a myofibril is divided.

Usage examples (37)
  • The sarcomere is the primary functional unit of cardiac muscle that is responsible for contraction and force generation.
  • Investigations on the organ, tissue, and sarcomere levels.
  • Mutations in sarcomere protein genes in left ventricular non-compaction.
  • Muscle activity takes place in the smallest unit of muscle fiber, the sarcomere. for more
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