Words Like CIRCUMDUCTION
We have put together a list of words that are similar to CIRCUMDUCTION.
5 Alternative Words Similar to circumduction
9 definitions of circumduction
A leading about; circumlocution.
An annulling; cancellation.
The rotation of a limb round an imaginary axis, so as to describe a conical surface.
a circular movement of a limb or eye
The circular movement of a limb such that the distal end of the limb delineates an arc.
In anatomy, the act of circumducting a limb. See circumduct, 2.
In old English law, an annulling; cancelation.
The circular (or, more precisely, conical) movement of a body part, such as a ball-and-socket joint or the eye. It consists of a combination of flexion, extension, adduction, and abduction. "Windmilling" the arms or rotating the hand from the wrist are examples of circumductive movement.