line of pull

line of pull

(līn pul)
A description of the direction of force exerted by a muscle, depending on the orientation of its fibers, its skeletal attachments, the disposition of its tendons, and the axis of movement of any joints affected.
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During the test the prosthesis is attached to a cadaver and the MultiTest 10-x is used to pull on the prosthesis repair site at a constant of tension, in the line of pull of normal muscles.
Snowman Snowplow, Inc located in Bloomfield, IA began manufacturing pull snowplows in 1996 and offers a complete line of pull plows and multi-function attachments.
Snowman began manufacturing pull plows in 1996 and offers a complete line of pull plows and multi-function attachments.