relative angle

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The angle at a joint formed between the longitudinal axes of the body segments adjacent to the joint. Relative angles are always measured on the same side of a particular joint. A straight, fully extended joint is regarded as having a relative angle of 0°. Compare absolute angle.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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