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Circumduction

Circumduction

1. Movement of a part, e.g., an extremity, in a circular direction.

Synonym: cycloduction.

Origin: circum-_ L. Duco, pp. Ductus, to draw


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synovial joints - please help

... muscles on the named bones of the skeleton. The key terms you must use in your analysis are: Flexion / Extention; Abduction / Adduction; Rotation/circumduction; Dorsiflextion/plantarflexion; supination/pronation" I understand what the synovial joints are and their types of movment, but I ...

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by rickson
Wed Feb 09, 2011 10:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: synovial joints - please help
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