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[ bahy-oh-ki-net-iks, -kahy- ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪks, -kaɪ- /

noun (used with a singular verb) Biology, Medicine/Medical.

the study of movements of or within organisms.

Nearby words

bioindustry, bioinformatics, bioinorganic, bioinstrument, bioinstrumentation, biokinetics, bioko, biol., biolinguistics, biologic, biologic assay

Origin of biokinetics Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for biokinetics


[ bī′ō-kĭ-nĕtĭks, kī- ]


The study of the growth changes and movements that developing organisms undergo.
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