Medical Dictionary

kinematics

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kinematics

noun pl but singular in constr ki·ne·mat·ics \ˌkin-ə-ˈmat-iks, ˌkī-nə-\

Definition of KINEMATICS

1
:  a branch of physics that deals with aspects of motion apart from considerations of mass and force
2
:  the properties and phenomena of an object or system in motion of interest to kinematics <the kinematics of the human ankle joint>
ki·ne·mat·ic \-ik\ or ki·ne·mat·i·cal \-i-kəl\ adjective
ki·ne·mat·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Variants of KINEMATICS

ki·ne·mat·ics also ci·ne·mat·ics \ˌsin-ə-\
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