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  1. smooth muscle cellnoun

    cells of the smooth muscles


  1. smooth muscle cell

    A smooth muscle cell is a type of involuntary non-striated muscle cell, found within the walls of organs and structures such as the esophagus, stomach, intestines, bronchi, uterus, urethra, and blood vessels. Unlike skeletal muscle cells, smooth muscle cells are not under conscious control. They are responsible for the contractility of hollow organs, contributing to processes such as the regulation of blood flow, digestion, and giving birth.


  1. Smooth Muscle Cell

    An elongated spindle-shaped contractile cell, peculiar to an involuntary muscle, containing a single nucleus and longitudinally arranged myofibrils.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smooth muscle cell in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smooth muscle cell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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