Flexion meaning

flĕkshən
A part that is bent.
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The bending of a joint or limb by contraction of flexor muscles.
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A part that is bent.
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The act of bending a joint, especially a bone joint. The counteraction of extension.
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Alternative spelling of flection.
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Origin of flexion

  • Latin flexiō flexiōn- a bending from flexus past participle of flectere to bend

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin flexiō.

    From Wiktionary