Definition of smooth muscle noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


smooth muscle

BrE BrE//ˌsmuːð ˈmʌsl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsmuːð ˈmʌsl//
[uncountable] (anatomy)
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the type of muscle found in the organs inside the body, that is not under conscious control
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: smooth muscle