Definitions

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  • n. Flexion in the dorsal direction

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Movement toward the dorsum, as in approximation of the toes to the anterior surface of the leg.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of bending backward (of the body or a body part)

Etymologies

dorsi- +‎ flexion (Wiktionary)

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