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su·pi·nate

 (so͞o′pə-nāt′)
v. su·pi·nat·ed, su·pi·nat·ing, su·pi·nates
v.tr.
1. To turn or rotate (the hand or forearm) so that the palm faces up or forward.
2. To turn or rotate (the foot) by adduction and inversion so that the outer edge of the sole bears the body's weight.
v.intr.
To be supinated; undergo supination.

[Latin supīnāre, supīnāt-, from supīnus, backward; see supine.]

su′pi·na′tion n.
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supinate

(ˈsuːpɪˌneɪt; ˈsjuː-)
vb
(Physiology) to turn (the hand and forearm) so that the palm faces up or forwards
[C19: from Latin supīnāre to lay on the back, from supīnus supine]
ˌsupiˈnation n
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su•pi•nate

(ˈsu pəˌneɪt)

v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing. v.t.
1. to turn (the hand or foot) to a supine position.
v.i.
2. to assume a supine position; become supinated.
[1825–35; < Latin supīnātus, past participle of supīnāre to lay faceup. See supine, -ate1]
su`pi•na′tion, n.
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supinate


Past participle: supinated
Gerund: supinating

Imperative
supinate
supinate
Present
I supinate
you supinate
he/she/it supinates
we supinate
you supinate
they supinate
Preterite
I supinated
you supinated
he/she/it supinated
we supinated
you supinated
they supinated
Present Continuous
I am supinating
you are supinating
he/she/it is supinating
we are supinating
you are supinating
they are supinating
Present Perfect
I have supinated
you have supinated
he/she/it has supinated
we have supinated
you have supinated
they have supinated
Past Continuous
I was supinating
you were supinating
he/she/it was supinating
we were supinating
you were supinating
they were supinating
Past Perfect
I had supinated
you had supinated
he/she/it had supinated
we had supinated
you had supinated
they had supinated
Future
I will supinate
you will supinate
he/she/it will supinate
we will supinate
you will supinate
they will supinate
Future Perfect
I will have supinated
you will have supinated
he/she/it will have supinated
we will have supinated
you will have supinated
they will have supinated
Future Continuous
I will be supinating
you will be supinating
he/she/it will be supinating
we will be supinating
you will be supinating
they will be supinating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been supinating
you have been supinating
he/she/it has been supinating
we have been supinating
you have been supinating
they have been supinating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been supinating
you will have been supinating
he/she/it will have been supinating
we will have been supinating
you will have been supinating
they will have been supinating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been supinating
you had been supinating
he/she/it had been supinating
we had been supinating
you had been supinating
they had been supinating
Conditional
I would supinate
you would supinate
he/she/it would supinate
we would supinate
you would supinate
they would supinate
Past Conditional
I would have supinated
you would have supinated
he/she/it would have supinated
we would have supinated
you would have supinated
they would have supinated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.supinate - turn (the hand or forearm) so that the back is downward or backward, or turn out (the leg)
turn - cause to move around or rotate; "turn a key"; "turn your palm this way"
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(2) A positive reflex is indicated by spinal extension, head retraction, shoulder abduction, and elbow extension, with the forearms supinating and all fingers and thumb extending.
(3) Malunion and nonunion occur more frequently because of difficulty in reducing and maintaining reduction of two parallel bones in the presence of the pronating and supinating muscles that have angulatory as well as rotational influences, (4) because of these factors surgical management for displaced diaphyseal fractures in adult is generally accepted.
In Figure 1, the performer will likely use the following movements in executing just the first six notes of the right-hand part: 1) Rotate the forearm side to side (pronating and supinating), slightly rocking the hand toward each note as it zigzags in pitch; 2) slightly lift the fingers in turn, to articulate cleanly; 3) temporarily elevate the wrist somewhat to accommodate the A-sharp played by the middle finger, as it is the longest finger and follows the fifth finger, which is the shortest; 4) after allowing the wrist to settle back to its "neutral" position, lift it again to subtly taper the G that concludes the motive.