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circumduction


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A circular movement, which combines flexion, extension, abduction, and adduction so that the movement of the body-part describes a cone shape. The distal end of the limb moves in a circle, while the proximal end remains stationary.

circumduction

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.


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