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Flashcards in Chapter 14 MS Types Of Movement Deck (9):
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Abduction

Moving away from the midline

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Adduction

Moving toward the midline

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Inversion

Turning inward

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Eversion

Turning outward

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Extension

Movement in which a limb is placed in a straight position

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Flexion

Movement in which a limb is bent, decreasing the angle between the bone and the joint

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Pronation

Movement that turns the palm down

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Supination

Movement that turns the palm up

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Rotation

Turning around its own axis

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