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locomotion

noun lo·co·mo·tion \ˌlō-kə-ˈmō-shən\

: the act or power of moving from place to place

Full Definition of LOCOMOTION

1
:  an act or the power of moving from place to place
2
:  travel <interest in free locomotion and choice of occupation — Zechariah Chafee Jr.>
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Examples of LOCOMOTION

  1. Walking is one form of locomotion.

Origin of LOCOMOTION

Latin locus + English motion
First Known Use: 1646
LOCOMOTION Defined for Kids

locomotion

noun lo·co·mo·tion \ˌlō-kə-ˈmō-shən\

Definition of LOCOMOTION for Kids

:  the act or power of moving from place to place
Medical Dictionary

locomotion

noun lo·co·mo·tion \ˌlō-kə-ˈmō-shən\

Medical Definition of LOCOMOTION

:  an act or the power of moving from place to place :  progressive movement (as of an animal body)

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