unweighting

un·weight

 (ŭn-wāt′)
tr.v. un·weight·ed, un·weight·ing, un·weights
To reduce the pressure on (a ski or skateboard) by shifting one's weight in order to execute a turn.

unweighting

(ʌnˈweɪtɪŋ)
n
(Skiing) the action of minimizing the pressure of body weight on a ski before a turn by briefly bending down or straightening up
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In theory, these BWSTT systems could accelerate return to prior level of activity following lower extremity injury by means of partial unweighting.
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The results support the proposed hypothesis that the LightSpeed[R] BWSTT produces a decrease in plantar loading during both walking and running due to a partial unweighting effect.
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Inhale, then exhale again and flex at the hip, lifting one leg, then the other, gently unweighting the legs by imagining they're levitating off the ground.
Along with an optional integrated scale, the Transporter measures the desired degree of unweighting, quantifies patient progress, provides accurate weight measurements, saves time and eliminates the need for a chair scale.
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