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angle of torsion

n.

The degree of rotation of a long bone along its axis or between two axes.

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angle of repose, angle of rib, angle of roll, angle of slide, angle of stall, angle of torsion, angle of view, angle of yaw, angle plate, angle shot, angle's classification of malocclusion
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