Joints A & P
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Joints A & P
A movement that lowers a body part vertically in the frontal plane is called:
_____ is the movement in the frontal plane toward midline of the body.
2 characteristics that describe the joint movement called retraction:
1 movement along a frontal plane
2 posterior movement of a bone
3 anterior movement of a bone
4 movement along a transverse plane
Movement of the arm so as to draw a large circle with the hand is an example of ________.
Anterior movement of a bone along a trasverse plane is ______.
______ is a movement of the foot so that the toes are elevated off the ground.
A strip of tough collagenous tissue attaching bone to bone is called a _____.
A ______ is a collagenous band or cord associated with muscle, usually attaching to a bone.
The two bones that articulate to form the jaw joing?
temporal and mandible
____ of the foot turns the sole of the foot laterally.
Immobile fibrous joints are called ___.
What joint is a "peg-in-socket" fibrous joint?
A joint in which bones are separated by a narrow, fluid-filled, encapsulated space is a _____ joint.
Name the two articulations of the elbow joints.
A joint in which fibrocartilage binds bones together is a ____.