pronate

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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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6) Cozen's test is perfomed by asking the patient to actively make a fist, pronate the forearm, and radially deviate and extend the wrist while the examiner resists the motion.
On the downswing, the lead wrist moves into ulnar supination and deviation while the following wrist pronates.
As part of the normal cycle of walking, a foot pronates (that is, rolls inward) with each step to absorb some of the shock.