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Classified as liquid connective tissue:

Blood

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A method of exocrine secretion in which the apical surface of the cell membrane is pinched off and released with the secretory product

Apocrine

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An apical cell surface modification that is present on the pseudostratified columnar epithelial cells of the trachea

Cilia

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The type of membrane that releases watery secretions

serous

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An epithelial layer that is two or more cells thick

stratified

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the base of a hair follicle

bulb

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Classified as dense regular connective tissue

tendon

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the structural unit of compact bone

osteon

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the more common name for sudiferous gland

sweat gland

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the resident cell type fo adult cartilage

chondrocytes

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does your instructor think that ground substance is a good descriptive name for the complex network of proteoglycans and glycosaminoglycans that create the aqueous environment in connective tissue?

No

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An abbreviation for glycosaminoglycan

GAG

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The major class of proteins that infers strength on connective tissue

collagens

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the structural unit of living matter

cells

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the transmembrane glycoproteins that hold adjacent lateral membranes together in adherens junctions and desmosomes

cadherins

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a specialized form of connective tissue that stores lipid

adipose

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the epithelial layer of the skin

epidermis

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common name for mucous secreting exocrine cells found in the epithelium of the gastrointestinal tract

goblet cells

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pigment secreting cells in the basal layer of the epidermis

melanocyte

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found on the dorsal surfaces of the distal portions of digits

nails

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a short cell process tha receives input to a neuron

dendrite

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the type of epithelium found in the bladder

transitional

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connective tissue that has an extensive collagenous component

dense

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at least one of these is present in all exocrine glands but not in endocrine glands

ducts

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the major resident cell-type in connective tissue

fibroblast

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flattened epithelial cells

squamous

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there is one big droplet of this in white adipose cells

fat

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discs found in cardiac muscle

intercalated

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supporting cells in nervous tissue

neuroglia

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voluntary muscle

skeletal muscle

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the outer layer of the epidermis is the stratum _____

corneum

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removal of a small piece of living tissue for microscopic examination

biopsy

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epithelium that is only one layer thick

simple