semiflexion

[ sĕmē-flĕk′shən, sĕmī- ]

n.

The position of a limb or muscle halfway between flexion and extension.

Nearby words

  1. semifinal,
  2. semifinalist,
  3. semifinished,
  4. semifitted,
  5. semiflexible,
  6. semifloating,
  7. semifluid,
  8. semiformal,
  9. semifreddo,
  10. semiglobular


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