noun pho·ron·o·my \fəˈränəmē\

Definition of phoronomy



  1. :  a Kantian theory of motion deducible from a priori conceptions — compare kinematics

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Origin and Etymology of phoronomy

New Latin phoronomia, from Greek phoro- (from phorein to carry along) + New Latin -nomia (from Greek, from nomos law) — more at nimble

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a trip made at another's expense

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