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Anterior

infront or toward front surface

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Cranial

At the head end

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Deep

underneath, toward inside

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Inferior

towards feet or below

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Lateral

away from midline

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Superficial

On outside of the surface

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Posterior

in the back or towards back

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Medial

toward the midline of the body

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Distal

toward the end of the attachment of the limbs

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Caudal

at the rear end

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Dorsal

on the back side

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Proximal

toward attachment of the limbs

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Covering Cells

Protects outer layer (epidermal cell)

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Communication Cells

send stuff to the brain ( nerve cells)

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Storage Cells

stores stuff

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Movement Cells

Moves skeleton

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Lining cells

Movement in tissues (epithelial cell)

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Defense

Produce Antibodies ( T-cells, beta cells)

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Reproduction Cells

Makes babies

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Nervous Tissues.

Process information , controls activities

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Connective Tissue

Protects and holds organs together

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Muscle Tissue

Controls movement of skeleton

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Epithelial Tissue

Covers surface and lines stuff

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Superior

above or top (towards head)

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histology

study of tissue

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cytology

study of single cells

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Heart and blood vessels

Cardiovascular System

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lungs and gets oxygen to blood

Respiratory System

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esophagus , stomach, and intestines

digestive system

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filters blood

Lymphatic system

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skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscles

Muscular system

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hormones ( testes and ovaries and lymph nodes )

Endocrine System

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Brain, spine, and spinal cord

Nervous system

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Bones , joints, and ligaments

Skeletal system

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Protection

Integumentary System