prehension


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prehension

[prē′hen·shən]
(physiology)
A movement that involves holding, seizing, or grasping.
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CNCSIS Final Report of Romanian project Autonomous prehension system to support handicapped human beings or access into dangerous areas.
first discuss categories of robotic prehension, followed by end- effector design and control, and robotic manipulation and kinematics.
This level of meta-narrative comment in which irony provides the basic template for com prehension is a form of investigative operation which blurs the pre-supposed objectivity and realism of the play.
Un examen a signale une enflure du poignet et de la main droite, une diminution de la force de prehension, de meme qu'une diminution de l'amplitude des mouvements du poignet droit et du cervical.
The lips, tongue, teeth, and beak are organs of prehension for animals when eating.
Reading com- interest Piggo" prehension strategies 3.
A cusp catastrophe model as a model for transition in the development of prehension. Developmental Psychobiology , 32, 2335
(1992) The tole of binocular vision in prehension: a kinematic analysis.