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closer to the origin of the body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk
farther from the origin of a body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body drunki
bending movement that decreases the angle of th ejoint and brings the articulating bones closer together-usually occurs along the sagittal plane
bending motion of the angle that would allow you to stand on your heels; standing on your heels
bending moving that occurs at the ankle joint that would allow you to stand on your toes
movement of a limb away from the midline of the body; movement occurs along the frontal plane
medial (internal) rotation
turning inside; crossing over; rotating the anterior surface of a limb toward the midline of the body; movement is common at the hip & shoulder points;
lateral (external) rotation
rotating the anterior surface of a limb away from the midline of the body; common at the hip & should points
rotating the forearm so that the palms face posteriorly or interiorly; bones cross over each other;
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