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statokinetic

adjective stato·ki·net·ic \ ˌstat-ō-kə-ˈnet-ik \

medical Definition of statokinetic

:of, relating to, or constituting a kinetic postural reflex that is initiated by stimulation of the semicircular canals through movements of the head and involves compensatory movements of the limbs and eyes
  • the effect of statokinetic stimuli on pilots during training flights
— compare statotonic

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