movement

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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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Once, all the faulty contacts are eliminated and anterior guidance established with all freedom of Jaw movements.
During recording, patients are instructed to avoid any kind of motion, especially any that involves head and jaw movements.
During recording, patients are instructed to avoid any kind of motion, especially the one that involves head and jaw movements.
19 Short sternomental distance and thyromental distance limitations in head-neck and jaw movements and modified Mallampati scores higher than 3 indicate a high possibility of difficult intubation.
The results, however, showed that the way rat muscles have adapted over time, has increased their ability to chew more effectively than a guinea pig and gnaw better than a squirrel, even though these two species are specialists in these kinds of jaw movements.
Self-care practices, such as eating soft foods, applying ice or moist heat, and avoiding extreme jaw movements (such as wide yawning, loud singing, and gum-chewing) are useful in easing symptoms.
To ease symptoms, apply ice to the side of your face, eat soft foods, and avoid wide yawning and other extreme jaw movements.