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flexion

Saltos de línea: flex¦ion
Pronunciación: /ˈflɛkʃ(ə)n
 
/
(also flection)

Definición de flexion en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The action of bending or the condition of being bent, especially the bending of a limb or joint: flexion of the fingers
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • During flexion, the spinal cord lengthens.
  • The wound was closed in layers, and a compressive dressing was applied with the ankle in slight plantar flexion.
  • The patient should be supine with some flexion of the dorsal spine to relax the tension of the anterior abdominal wall.

Origen

early 17th century: from Latin flexio(n-), from flectere 'to bend'.

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