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The high and low prices, or high and low bids and offers, recorded during a specified time.

Price Range

The high and low prices between which a security trades over a given period of time. The size of the price range is an indicator of volatility, with a large price range showing a great deal of volatility and a low range showing the opposite. A price range is also called simply a range.


The high and low prices reached by a security within a given period. A large range in relation to a security price tends to indicate greater price volatility, making the security a better candidate for trading purposes but not necessarily for investment purposes. Also called price range.


A division of land in the public land survey system.Each range line is approximately 6 miles apart and is identified according to its distance east or west from the principal meridian for the area. Range 1 West is in the column immediately west of the principal meridian for the area. See public land survey system.

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Execution: Athlete assumes a power position with a medicine ball and begins the delivery with emphasis on moving through a complete range of motion into a high angle of release, ending with the athlete releasing the ball into the sector.
Static stretching increases static joint mobility rather than achieving functional range of motion in the shoulder, hip, knee and ankle joints, as they are involved in running.
The tape was then pulled taut along the contour of the leg up to the range of motion mark on the participant's leg.
Glenohumeral joint total rotation range of motion in elite tennis players and baseball pitchers.
An intraclass correlation coefficient was used to verify the reproducibility of the mean values in the range of motion tests.
As a consequence of this issue, their terminal range of motion may not have been limited by the hamstring muscles and they were able to move through an unusually large range of motion compared the other participants.
They were also excluded if they had known pathology in their intact arm since measurement of strength and range of motion of the intact side were used as a reference against which to gauge recovery in the fractured side.
When you first exercise after surgery, the goal is to decrease pain and increase range of motion.
The range of motion seen in running at both slow and fast speeds is determined by how strongly the muscles contract to move the limbs through this ROM.
It's important to check cervical range of motion, too, and to obtain a cervical x-ray if it's limited.
And by identifying the muscular patterns I held in my body, I also was able to increase my range of motion.
The natural history of glenohumeral osteoarthritis is gradual loss of range of motion and increasing pain, but there are things a patient can do to slow the process and delay or avoid shoulder replacement surgery.