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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.
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By this I mean a relatively balanced, neutral, typical position, neither pronated nor supinated.
He grasps the bar with a pronated grip slightly wider than shoulder-width and squats down in front of the bar with his heels on the floor.
With a closed, pronated grip, the movement was started at a fully extended arm position overhead, and dumbbells were lowered in the downward phase until they just brushed contact with the anterior deltoid.
During tensioning, the thumb metacarpal is pronated, abducted, and reduced volarly, relative to the trapezium.
The objects manipulated with use of lateral pinch were all grasped with the forearm in a pronated position.
There may have been a history of a fall onto a pronated, outstretched extremity; a rotational injury to the forearm; an axial load to the wrist, or, uncommonly, a distraction injury to the ulnar side of the wrist.
As proper technique to perform the karate "tsuki" requires impact to be driven on the first two knuckles and the proximal interphalangeal joint of the index and middle finger, the forearm pronated and the wrist slightly ulnar deviated.
He was able to use a fork and a spoon; however, his hand was still pronated when it neared his mouth.
The subject was lying with his right arm extended upwards and fully pronated and with the thumb in three positions: fully abducted, partially abducted and adducted (Figure 1).
If the elbow subluxates or dislocates in extension or is noncongruent on radiographs, the forearm should be pronated and stability reassessed.
The upper arm was maintained in the horizontal plane (at 90[degrees]) while the hand grasped the Biodex lever in the pronated position.