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mus·cu·lar tonus

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  1. muscular tonus, muscle tonenoun

    normal tonicity of the muscles

    "exercise improves muscle tone"


  1. muscular tonus

    Muscular tonus, also known as muscle tone, refers to the continuous and passive partial contraction of the muscles. It helps maintain posture and keep the body ready for action. It is the resistance of muscles to passive stretching during resting state, indicating the level of tension in the muscles while at rest. Abnormalities in muscle tone can be a sign of various neurological conditions or injuries.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of muscular tonus in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of muscular tonus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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