The distance (linear or angular) that a movable object may normally travel while properly attached to another.
Other Word Forms
ranges of motion
Range-of-motion Sentence Examples
Golf clothing allows for a wide range of motion.
For example, if your daughter is planning to attend an outdoor birthday with games and dancing, you don't want her to be confined to a tight-fitting long dress with intricate beading that will restrict her range of motion.
Other important considerations are lightness of the fabric and range of motion.
These garments are extremely warm, yet lightweight, and allow a full range of motion for even the most active preschoolers.
While an older girl might welcome something form-fitting, a little girl should still be allowed full range of motion and not feel stifled by her clothing.