circumduction

noun
cir·​cum·​duc·​tion | \ ˌsər-kəm-ˈdək-shən \

Medical Definition of circumduction

: movement of a limb or extremity so that the distal end describes a circle while the proximal end remains fixed

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circumduct \ -​ˈdəkt \ transitive verb

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