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Flashcards in movement Deck (23):
1

to push away from the body

extension

2

to pull towards the body

flexion

3

to move past extension

hyperextension

4

to move away from midline

abduction

5

to move towards the midline

adduction

6

to move in a circular motion

circumduction

7

moving hands side to side in an extension position

gliding

8

bringing palm to chest from arm flexion position

medial rotation

9

bringing palm away from chest from arm flexion position

lateral rotation

10

palm flipped over palm facing up

supination

11

palm facing downward

pronation

12

raising the foot towards the shin

dorsiflexion

13

pressing toes downward

plantar flexion

14

pressing chin out

protraction

15

bringing chin back

retraction

16

pulling shoulder up

elevation

17

pushing shoulders down

depression

18

turning foot towards the midline

inversion

19

turning foot away from midline

eversion

20

moving jaw away from midline

lateral excursion

21

jaws lines up

medial excursion

22

bring fingers to thumb

opposition

23

bring fingers away from thumb

reposition