extorsion

noun
ex·​tor·​sion | \ ek-ˈstȯr-shən, ˈek-ˌ How to pronounce extorsion (audio) \

Medical Definition of extorsion

: outward rotation (as of a body part) about an axis or fixed point — compare intorsion

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“Extorsion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/extorsion. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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