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To present, offer, bring forward, or introduce.

For example, a bill of particulars that lists each of the plaintiff's demands may recite that it contains all the evidence to be adduced at trial.


verb  advance, allege, allude, assert, assign, aver, bring to the fore, claim, declare, disclose, divulge, evidence, evince, furnish, give, indicate, manifest, mention, offer, place in the foreground, plead, present, produce, producere, proferre, proffer, reveal, show, state
Associated concepts: adduce evidence, adduce testimony
See also: allege, depose, mention, proffer, quote, rationalize, refer, testify
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Caption: Figure 3 Hip placed in flexion, adduction, and internal rotation with axial load applied to the femur.
2007) The influence of foot progression angle on the knee adduction moment during walking and stair climbing in pain free individuals with knee osteoarthritis.
In patients 10-20 kg, localization of the target anatomical structures using ultrasound on "point C" failed in 13% of patients in adduction and 0% in abduction; it was poor in 41% of patients in adduction and in 43% in abduction; and was successful in 46% of patients in adduction and 56% in abduction.
The inter ICC indexes result different from zero and thus statistically significant, exception made for those referring to the horizontal adduction movement for times 2 and 3 (p=0.
Table 3 shows the results for the first three pairs for all tests for baseline and emergent relations as well as the adduction test.
With respect to shoulder adduction, higher values of joint amplitude were observed after the sessions using an UP at 60% of 1RM (44.
Hence, this study is a comprehensive attempt to look into the demography, clinical aspects, the study of the foot prints (foot length variation and forefoot adduction angle) and gross anatomical changes in clubfoot.
Traction of lateral cricoarytenoid muscle for unilateral vocal fold paralysis: Comparison with Isshiki' s original technique of arytenoid adduction.
Gender, age, body mass index (BMI), decreased hip abduction, increased hip adduction, increased ankle plantar and dorsal flexion, decreased hallux flexion, increased subtalar inversion and eversion and maximal calf girth were significantly different between the groups (Table 1).
Major finding: Wearing specially designed shoes for 6 months resulted in an 18% reduction in the load on the knee (the knee adduction moment).
Before resorption (at t=0), at Lateral side, the values of the maximum principal streses range from--119 Pa to 424 Pa with maximum value of 424 Pa during adduction.