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synonyms for prosthesis

  • artificial arm
  • artificial leg
  • fake limb
  • pegleg
  • wooden leg
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How to use prosthesis in a sentence

Flying to space won’t be easy—and flying to space with a prosthesis, something no one has done before, will make things more challenging still.
MEET THE ALL-CIVILIAN CREW OF INSPIRATION4, FROM A ST. JUDE'S PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT TO A LOCKHEED MARTIN ENGINEERJEFFREY KLUGERAUGUST 10, 2021TIME
Most amputations sever the muscle pairs that control joints such as the elbow or ankle, disrupting the sensory feedback about the limb’s position in space that would help patients control a prosthesis.
BETTER AMPUTATIONSANNE TRAFTONAPRIL 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Even after the people had used the prosthesis for more than a year, the mismatch didn’t improve.
CAPTURING THE SENSE OF TOUCH COULD UPGRADE PROSTHETICS AND OUR DIGITAL LIVESKATHIANN KOWALSKIAPRIL 22, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Other researchers also are testing ways to add tactile feedback to prostheses.
CAPTURING THE SENSE OF TOUCH COULD UPGRADE PROSTHETICS AND OUR DIGITAL LIVESKATHIANN KOWALSKIAPRIL 22, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Already, implanted electrodes can record signals from the movement areas of the brain, allowing people to control robotic prostheses.
CAN PRIVACY COEXIST WITH TECHNOLOGY THAT READS AND CHANGES BRAIN ACTIVITY?LAURA SANDERSFEBRUARY 11, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO PROSTHESIS

  • artificial arm
  • artificial leg
  • fake limb
  • pegleg
  • prosthesis
  • wooden leg
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.