dor·​si·​flex·​ion ˌdȯr-sə-ˈflek-shən How to pronounce dorsiflexion (audio)
: flexion in a dorsal direction
especially : flexion of the foot in an upward direction compare plantar flexion

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“Dorsiflexion.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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