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micromotion

[ mahy-kruh-moh-shuhn ]

noun

  1. a motion, especially a periodic one, of very short duration or length.
  2. (in time and motion study) the analysis of the time of a work performance in its basic subdivisions with the aid of a timing apparatus, motion-picture equipment, etc.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of micromotion1

First recorded in 1910–15; micro- + motion

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Example Sentences

Winner of multiple design awards, the ErgoErgo was created to keep you active, even if only via micromotions, throughout the day.

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