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motor system

[′mōd·ər ‚sis·təm]
(physiology)
Any portion of the nervous system that regulates and controls the contractile activity of muscle and the secretory activity of glands.
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The pyramidal motor system controls all of our voluntary movements that proper understanding of its pathway is vital for medical students to be able to transfer this knowledge to real life clinical settings.
Functional organization of the sensory systems, somatic motor system, visceral motor system and cranial nerves are subjected in the second, third, fourth and fifth sections, respectively.
While studying the expression of the RAD51 protein during development of the motor system in mice, the research scientists discovered that this gene could be implanted into the cross-over of the motor network that links the brain to the spinal fluid at the brainstem.
Black and white drawings illustrate working clearances, conductor selection, grounding rules, the placement of outlets in a room, the elements of a motor system, load calculation, transformer protection, and hazardous locations.
The 50 dBa vibration-free motor system is also easily adaptable to existing standard delivery units, and the micromotor is fully autoclavable.
SpaceDev's engineering services for Scaled's hybrid rocket design include manufacturing and integrating motor system components and conducting ground tests.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks the motor neurons of the brain and spinal cord that are responsible for voluntary muscle movement leading to degeneration of the voluntary motor system.
An advanced linear motor system from Baldor is powering Supreme Plastics revolutionary new zipper applicator for continuous vertical form-fill-seal and horizontal flow-wrapping equipment.
WaveCrest noted that it is bringing to the deal the company's Adaptive motor system, which uses software controls paired with electromagnetic, thermal and mechanical designs, and can be scaled for use in bicycles, motorcycles, motor scooters, ATVs, wheelchairs and other applications.
Caraustar Recycled Paperboard: Several steam and motor system projects were identified at the company's Rittman, Ohio, plant.
Laugh at high gas prices with this 2005 vehicle, the first to combine the usefulness of an SUV with the superior fuel economy of a hybrid gas engine/electric motor system.
WaveCrest's propulsion system consists of an electric Adaptive Motor system, which delivers both accelerative and regenerative power at each drive wheel on demand, coupled to customizable controls and advanced battery technology.