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What is origin and insertion in regardes to the bone?
 
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What is origin and insertion in regardes to the bone?
Origin, as the name suggest, is the origin of the muscle. It's usually attached to the stationary bone. Insertion, is the other end of the muscle, where it attaches to the moving bone.

 
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Origin, as the name suggest, is the origin of the muscle. It's usually attached to the stationary bone. Insertion, is the other end of the muscle, where it attaches to the moving bone.