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supple

Physical exam adjective Referring to free movement of a body part
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This paper aims to bring theoretical arguments regarding the importance of suppleness in preventing scapulohumeral dislocation in performance athletes.
By supporting vein wall health and suppleness as well as pliability of the red blood cells, Tebonin[R] helps optimise microcirculation blood flow.
However, despite her brilliantly honed tone, stunning finger work and breath-taking dynamics (Mutter's bowing has the suppleness and grace of an ice skater), as an interpretation it displayed more determination than affection.
Also highly recommended is "Baby on Board: Post-Natal Yoga" for new mothers looking to improve and maintain their strength, suppleness, and figure.
The customer trial data indicated that after ten days of use, the Advanced Anti-Aging Repairing Oil improved the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, suppleness and texture for the majority of participants.
Swimming is a great activity for stamina, suppleness and strength while ice-skating is a great calorie burner, increases endurance and provides a great muscle workout especially in the legs, stomach and lower back.
Many of their customers have reported remarkable changes to their skin, including firmness, suppleness and a more youthful appearance.
The person needs to have suppleness of mind, capable of challenging orthodoxies at a time when many, many orthodoxies on how you run monetary and fiscal policy are being challenged by the very exceptional circumstances that we face.
Formula 15, the latest innovation from Perricone MD Cosmeceuticals ($125), is a highly advanced, professional-grade formulation of the original Face Firming Activator designed to minimize the length, depth and width of a wrinkle and restore skin to its youthful suppleness and glow.
However, this newest, most powerful addition to the Continental stable displays the refinement and suppleness that makes a Bentley unique.
It can help improve suppleness in the feet as they are a key area for propelling the body during diving, while also improving co-ordination and concentration, as scuba diving requires a good sense of balance.
Their grace, timing, suppleness and bravery were captivating to behold, as they tumbled and gyrated to an incongruous sound of tinny piano music.