klinokinesis

noun
kli·​no·​ki·​ne·​sis | \ ˌklī-nō-kə-ˈnē-səs, -kī- How to pronounce klinokinesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of klinokinesis

: movement that is induced by stimulation and that involves essentially random alteration of direction

Other Words from klinokinesis

klinokinetic \ -​ˈnet-​ik How to pronounce klinokinesis (audio) \ adjective

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“Klinokinesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/klinokinesis. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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