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pronate

[′prō‚nāt]
(anatomy)
To turn the forearm so that the palm of the hand is down or toward the back.
To turn the sole of the foot outward with the lateral margin of the foot elevated; to evert.
(control systems)
To orient a robot toward a position in which the back or protected side of a manipulator faces up and is exposed.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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At least we can, for a start, conclude that the "I" who sees is "not-I," a neutral voice without a history or identity: a "pronate attempered pronoun" awake "among the things that are," but not (strictly) a speaking subject.
For example, if a subject was trying to pronate his or her wrist and the hand closed, the subject needed to reopen the hand before achieving the target posture.
Therefore, Marshall learned how to pronate the release of every type of pitch, including his slider.
He is holding a slapstick and a mask in his left hand while extending his right hand in pronate position, as if displaying stigmata.
Lauren Lovette's ankles have flexibility and strength in all the wrong places: They're loose side to side, making it easy to pronate, but too stiff to achieve a deep plie.
This may mean little to us non-runners, but you ask any serious jogger about whether they over or under pronate and they will know exactly what you're talking about.
This Integrative Footwear collection is designed to be a fashion-meets-function shoe line that promotes normal knee function, minimizes interference with hip alignment, decreases pressure on the lower back, and neutralizes the unnatural surfaces that force your feet to pronate (roll over) to gain ground contact (which flattens the arches--ouch!).
For example, the hip abductors are commonly weak and can cause the entire leg to pronate at the knee, ankle, and foot.
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By walking back and forth over a footpad connected to a computer, podiatrist Andrew James, who is also responsible for looking after the feet of the Wales rugby squad and Elite Cymru athletes, told me I over pronate, and offered up a selection of shoes which would help prevent injury and you can feel the difference.
Instead of supinating and flexing, simply place the thumb over the radial head, grab the wrist, and slowly pronate.
For example, if you are flat footed or you pronate ( in which the inner edge of the sole bears the body's weight ( you may develop knee and arch pain or shin splints.