musculature musculature  /ˈməsk jə lə tʃər/


  • (n) the muscular system of an organism



  1. The tremendous nuchal back-of-the-neck musculature is quite beyond anything I have ever conceived.
  2. Such individuals look female and, significantly for sports, have the size and musculature of a woman; the Y chromosome is irrelevant.
  3. Because the musculature of the face is directly connected to the areas of the brain that process emotion, the countenance can be a window to the soul.


  • Life Drawing

    This class includes a basic approach to drawing the human figure. Participants will work from two sessions with a live costumed model and from examples of famous artists such as Rubens, Rembrandt, Michelangelo. The emphasis will be on the study of musculature and bone structure of the human figure.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

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