Movement Terminology

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  1. Abduction
    To take away
  2. Circumduction
    Moving in a circle
  3. Flexion
    To bend a joint
  4. Retraction
    Moving limb backward
  5. Adduction
    To bring torwards
  6. Extension
    To straighten a joint
  7. Protraction
    Moving limb forward
  8. Rotation
    Twisting a limb
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Movement Terminology
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Movement Terminology (equine)
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