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cardiac muscle

Michael Kent

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780198631477
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191726422
cardiac muscle

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Special muscle found only within the heart. It can contract rhythmically without any external stimulation from nerves or hormones, as

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Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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