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range

noun ambit, area, arena, boundaries, bounds, breadth, compass, distance, earshot, extent, field, gamut, genus, hearing, limit, line, perimeter, power, reach, scope, space, span, sphere, stretch, sweep
See also: aptitude, area, arrange, capacity, chain, circuit, classify, course, coverage, degree, direction, extent, file, fix, gamut, hierarchy, jurisdiction, latitude, magnitude, perambulate, province, prowl, purview, region, scene, scope, sort, space, sphere

RANGE. This word is used in the land laws of the United States to designate the order of the location of such lands, and in patents from the United States to individuals they are described as being within a certain range.

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To our knowledge, this is the first study to identify a specific difference in shoulder range of motion in ice hockey players based on position played.
Going back to the main goals of stretching being an increased range of motion, improved performance and decreased injury risk (McHugh & Cosgrave, 2010; Weerapong, Hume & Kolt, 2004) this conclusion does not satisfy these goals.
Based on Gajdosik et al (2005), a 5[degrees] change in knee extension range of motion was considered clinically significant, therefore for 80% power, [alpha] = 0.
They were also excluded if they had known pathology in their intact arm since measurement of strength and range of motion of the intact side were used as a reference against which to gauge recovery in the fractured side.
From this position, which is designed to simulate road running on a flat surface, subtle changes in cadence, range of motion and intensity work different muscles as they simulate hills, speed intervals, hurdles and even power walking, all underwater.
is a pharmaceutical development company whose first product, Esterom(R) is a unique topical preparation for the treatment of impaired range of motion.
We attempt to stimulate the target muscle complex with constant tension throughout the fullest range of motion (safely) possible.
This acetabular implant allows for larger femoral head sizes that should enhance joint stability and improve range of motion and shock absorption.
When the muscles in the quadriceps are much stronger than the hamstrings, they can be injured, as well as when they are tight with limited range of motion and flexibility.
The Daily Care Kit from Sammons[TM] Preston provides products for bathing and dressing to those with limited range of motion, arthritis and poor grasp.
Raising phase: Have the athlete take eight seconds to raise the weight through the full range of motion, then pause momentarily before going on to the next rep.