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1. A lessening of tension or activity in a part. 2. A phase or period in a single muscle twitch following contraction in which tension decreases, fibers lengthen, and the muscle returns to a resting position. 3. In magnetic resonance imaging, the return of an excited atom to alignment with the applied magnetic field.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Relaxation." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765339/all/relaxation.
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Relaxation. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765339/all/relaxation
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