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autokinesis

play
noun au·to·ki·ne·sis \ˌȯt-ō-kə-ˈnē-səs, -kī-\

Medical Definition of autokinesis

plural

autokineses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  spontaneous or voluntary movement

autokinetic

\-ˈnet-ik\play adjective



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