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The high and low prices, or high and low bids and offers, recorded during a specified time.
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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.
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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.
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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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The mean Pre Cervical Range of Motion to Post Cervical
The tape was then pulled taut along the contour of the leg up to the range of motion mark on the participant's leg.
Passive range of motion characteristics in the overhead baseball pitcher and their implications for rehabilitation.
Paired t tests were performed to compare the differences in range of motion after exercise sessions with pretest values.
In some sports (ballet, gymnastics, karate, etc.) there is a greater need for an increase in range of motion. In most individuals and sports, normal (compared bilaterally) range of motion is required.
The rationale for this was based upon previous studies indicating that this amount of exercise is sufficient to reach effects in both range of motion and lung function GI [11, 13].
3-B.Lumbar range of motion in the coronal plane: The lumbar range of motion in the coronal plane was significantly lower under HC than under WOC conditions, both from the top of the swing to impact and from impact to finish (Table 1, bottom panel).
A 1% decline per year (approximately 1.2 degrees per year, or nearly double the rate found in the present study) in shoulder abduction range of motion of older men and women was reported by Bassey et al.
"Inactivity adds to the risks by further weakening the bones, as well as weakening the muscles surrounding the hips and reducing their range of motion." He adds that if you fall, weak bones in the hip area make you vulnerable to hip fracture, a leading cause of hospitalization and loss of function in older adults.
In addition, maximal range of motion (flexion, extension, abduction) improved significantly more from baseline in the naturopathic care group.
If you have a limited range of motion in your back due to tightness and your performance is limited, it makes sense to try and restore normal range of motion prior to increasing stability and strength.