[ ki-nee-see-ol-uh-jee, -zee-, kahy- ]
/ kɪˌni siˈɒl ə dʒi, -zi-, kaɪ- /
the science dealing with the interrelationship of the physiological processes and anatomy of the human body with respect to movement.
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OTHER WORDS FROM kinesiologyki·ne·si·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for kinesiology
/ (kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of the mechanics and anatomy of human muscles
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Medical definitions for kinesiology
[ kə-nē′zē-ŏl′ə-jē, kī- ]
The study of muscular movement, especially the mechanics of human motion.
Other words from kinesiologykin′e•sim′e•ter (kĭn′ĭ-sĭm′ĭ-tər, kī′nĭ-) n.
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