micromotion

noun
mi·​cro·​motion | \ ¦mīkrō+ \

Definition of micromotion

: the technique in time and motion study of making a pictorial elapsed-time study of the elements or subdivisions of an operation by means of a high-speed motion-picture camera and a specialized timing device

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History and Etymology for micromotion

micr- + motion

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“Micromotion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/micromotion. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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