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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_leg

The human leg, in the general meaning, is the entire lower limb of the human body, including .... The ventral hip muscles function as lateral rotators and play an important role in the control of the body's balance. Because they are stronger than ...

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/leg-muscles

The muscles of the leg move the bones to create movements such as walking, running, and jumping. Leg muscles ... The gastrocnemius muscle supersedes its function. Possibly ... Learn how to rotate, look inside and explore the human body .

www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/leg

The knee is a pivot-like hinge joint in the leg that connects the bones in the upper and lower leg. It is the largest joint in the human body. The knee is where the ...

www.innerbody.com/anatomy/skeletal/leg-foot

The bones of the leg and foot form part of the appendicular skeleton that supports the many muscles of the lower limbs. These muscles work together to produce ...

study.com/academy/lesson/muscular-function-and-anatomy-of-the-legs-major-muscle-groups.html

Our legs allow us to do everything from walking to dancing to just standing still. All these actions involve the function of many muscles. Learn...

medicalterms.info/anatomy/Leg

The human legs are composed of several muscles and bones. ... The main function of this bone is to give the muscles that are located on the front of our thighs ...

askabiologist.org.uk/answers/viewtopic.php?id=1119

Mar 12, 2008 ... (Page 1) - Human Biology and Evolution - Ask a Biologist Q&A - ... Leg and arm hair has a function - it helps keep us warm. However, the ...

biomech.media.mit.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2013/07/endo_walking.pdf

of leg muscles and tendons during human walking in order to motivate the design of economical robotic legs. We hypothesize that quasi-passive, series-elastic ...

www.britannica.com/science/human-skeletal-system/Long-bones-of-arms-and-legs

human skeletal system - Long bones of arms and legs: The humerus and the femur ... are similar in general, their structure has been adapted to differing functions.