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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Jaw movement can be simulated [using different types of kinematics couplings.
The pain and difficulty with jaw movement resolved spontaneously within 24 hours, but the hearing loss persisted.
The distance between jaws is 50 mm, and the speed of dynamometer jaw movement is 100 mm/min.
Occlusion can be one of the most difficult subjects for dentists to understand, and this guide thorough explains jaw movement and how it can contribute to a variety of medical conditions.
Some people with fibromyalgia suffer from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome, which involves limited jaw movement, clicking, popping or snapping sounds while opening and closing the mouth, and headaches and pain within the facial or jaw muscles or around the ears.
The pain can be quite severe, limiting normal jaw movement and inhibiting the ability to speak, eat, and swallow.
The movement of the serrations on the top of the wedge-bar causes the jaw movement.
Such strategies include predict ion of the behavior of facial tissues with regard to natural jaw movement, surgical bone rearrangement and muscle-based mimics in conjunction with other medical facilities in Germany.