Circumduction: Continuous 360 degree motion of an appendage. Circumduction draws a circle with the tip of the appendage and a cone with the whole appendage.
Protraction: extending the jaw or tongue forward/out (adj. protracted) Retraction: Bringing the jaw or tongue backward/in (adj. retracted)
Medial Rotation: Rotating so the hands or feet point towards the midline (adj. medially rotated) Lateral Rotation: Rotating so the hands or feet point away from the midline (adj. laterally […]
Pronation: Turning the hand so that the palm is down (adj. prone) Supination: Turning the hand so that the palm is up (adj. supine)