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Medical Term:

kinematics

Pronunciation: kin'e-mat'iks

Definition:

  1. In physiology, the science concerned with movements of the parts of the body.
  2. In dentistry, see kinematic face-bow.

Synonym(s): cinematics

[G. kinematica, things that move]

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