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circumductionnoun [U]

uk   /ˌsɜː.kəmˈdʌk.ʃən/  us   /ˌsɜr.kəmˈdʌk.ʃən/ specialized
the ​movement of ​joints in a ​circularmotion: The ​limb is ​movedforward by ​abduction and circumduction.
(Definition of circumduction from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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