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Superior rectus

Introduction: Superior rectus

Description of Superior rectus

Superior rectus: the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball upward and medially.
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Superior rectus as an Organ

Superior rectus (organ): The superior rectus is a paired extraocular muscle located in the eye area. The...more »

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Broader terms for Superior rectus

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Hierarchical classifications of Superior rectus

The following list attempts to classify Superior rectus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • eye muscle,ocular muscle
  • muscle,musculus
  • contractile organ,contractor
  • organ
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

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