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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face downward.

Usage examples (32)
  • "This is called pronation, and it causes many problems in the foot."
  • This rolling motion, called pronation, absorbs the impact caused by running and helps you balance.
  • The last 30 years have seen the dominance of the so-called pronation control elevated cushioned heel (PCECH) shoe.
  • These problems are the result of abnormal pronation, which is the excessive collapsing of the arch during walking or standing. for more
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