muscle muscle  /ˈmə səl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) one of the contractile organs of the body
  2. (n) animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
  3. (n) a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard
  4. (n) authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way)
  5. (n) possessing muscular strength
  6. (v) make one's way by force

Usage(s):

  1. Linking muscle dysfunction to diseased organs is not entirely out of the mainstream.
  2. So they recommend overusing athletic injuries, like muscle tears and stress fractures, which prolongs pain and delays healing for months and months.
  3. Its focus on maximizing muscle flexibility has been useful for everyone from injured NBA players to children with cerebral palsy.

News

  1. Cytokinetics, Astellas collaborate in skeletal muscle activation field

    Cytokinetics and Astellas Pharma announced a collaboration focused on the research, development and commercialization of skeletal muscle activators. The primary objective of the collaboration is to advance ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Cytokinetics and Astellas Announce Collaboration in the Field of Skeletal Muscle Activation

        Collaboration Will Focus on Expanding the New Frontier of Muscle Biology Cytokinetics is Eligible to Receive Over $40 Million During the Initial Two Years in Addition to Over $450 Million in Potential ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Embark Holdings, Inc. (EMBK) subsidiary Muscle Warfare Announces International Distribution Deal out of the United ...

    WELLINGTON, Fla., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Embark Holdings, Inc. (OTC: EMBK) announces today that its wholly owned subsidiary Muscle Warfare, Inc. has increased the size of its current distribution ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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