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Definitions and Synonyms of flexion | Another word for flexion | What is flexion?

Definition 1: act of bending a joint; especially a joint between the bones of a limb so that the angle between them is decreased - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for flexion in the sense of this definition

(flexion is a kind of ...) the act of bending something

(... is a kind of flexion ) the act of flexing

"he gave his biceps a flex to impress the ladies"

(... is a kind of flexion ) the act of bending backward (of the body or a body part)

Definition 2: deviation from a straight or normal course - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for flexion in the sense of this definition

(flexion is a kind of ...) a variation that deviates from the standard or norm

"the deviation from the mean"

Definition 3: the state of being flexed (as of a joint) - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for flexion in the sense of this definition

(flexion is a kind of ...) the condition or state of the body or bodily functions

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