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Meaning of "kinesis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF KINESIS

kinesis  [kɪˈniːsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KINESIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Kinesis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES KINESIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of kinesis in the English dictionary

The definition of kinesis in the dictionary is the nondirectional movement of an organism or cell in response to a stimulus, the rate of movement being dependent on the strength of the stimulus.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH KINESIS


akinesis
eɪkɪˈniːsɪs
anamnesis
ˌænæmˈniːsɪs
autokinesis
ˌɔːtəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
chemokinesis
ˌkɛməʊkaɪˈniːsɪs
cytokinesis
ˌsaɪtəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
diakinesis
ˌdaɪəkɪˈniːsɪs
ecphonesis
ˌekfəʊˈniːsɪs
electrophoresis
ɪˌlɛktrəʊfəˈriːsɪs
hematopoiesis
ˌhemətəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs
hyperkinesis
ˌhaɪpəkɪˈniːsɪs
interkinesis
ˌɪntəkɪˈniːsɪs
karyokinesis
ˌkærɪəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
photokinesis
ˌfəʊtəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
phrenesis
frɪˈniːsɪs
psychokinesis
ˌsaɪkəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
pyrokineses
ˌpaɪrəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
pyrokinesis
ˌpaɪrəʊkɪˈniːsɪs
synecphonesis
ˌsɪnɛkfəʊˈniːsɪs
telekinesis
ˌtɛlɪkɪˈniːsɪs
thesis
ˈθiːsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KINESIS

kinescope
kinesiatric
kinesiatrics
kinesic
kinesics
kinesiologist
kinesiology
kinesipath
kinesipathic
kinesipathist
kinesipathy
kinesitherapy
kinesthesia
kinesthesis
kinesthetic
kinetheodolite
kinetic
kinetic art
kinetic energy
kinetic theory

WORDS THAT END LIKE KINESIS

abiogenesis
angiogenesis
biogenesis
carcinogenesis
chondrogenesis
diagenesis
dysgenesis
embryogenesis
genesis
gluconeogenesis
morphogenesis
mutagenesis
oncogenesis
ontogenesis
organogenesis
osteogenesis
pathogenesis
synthesis
thermogenesis
transgenesis
tumorigenesis

Synonyms and antonyms of kinesis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «kinesis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KINESIS

Find out the translation of kinesis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of kinesis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «kinesis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

室壁运动
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

kinesis
570 millions of speakers

English

kinesis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Kinesis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الحركية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кинезис
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

kinesis
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

kinesis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

kinesis
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kinesis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kinesis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キネシス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

키네
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kinesis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Kinesis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Kinesis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कनीसिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kinesis
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

kinesis
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kinesis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кинезис
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Kinesis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

kinesis
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Kinesis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Kinesis
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kinesis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of kinesis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «KINESIS»

The term «kinesis» is regularly used and occupies the 57.477 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «KINESIS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about kinesis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KINESIS»

Discover the use of kinesis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to kinesis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Flow-vector kinesis in the daily movements of an anadromous ...
The fish typically utilized the shallower regions of the bay, only passing through the deep channel areas during directional surface movement. Movement was independent of the other measured parameters.
John Thomas Kelly (III.), University of California, Davis, 2006
2
Protein Kinesis: The Dynamics of Protein Trafficking and ...
This volume should be useful to all cell biologists. It also provides in-depth background information for specialists in synaptic function, cell movement, antigen presentation and other cellular functions to which protein kinesis is vital.
‎1995
3
Cyber-Kinesis: The Laptop Murders
Daniel Parks. He resolved he'd never give up the Laptop. It had become a point of contention and he'd rather throw it in the trash than let her have her way. A flood of caustic thoughts streamed through his brain, as if some force was egging  ...
Daniel Parks, 2010
4
Beyond Bylines: Media Workers and Women’s Rights in Canada
20 In the early 1990s, for example, Kinesis was available at about 20 outlets inVancouver, most of them alternative bookstores. Distribution list, Kinesis, April 1994, 2. 21 A typical rate in the early 1980s was $34 for a small ad, or 25 cents a  ...
Barbara M. Freeman, 2011
5
Neoplatonism and Contemporary Thought: Part One
Plotinus enthusiastically accepts Plato's judgment in the Sophist that kinesis must belong to the realm of Nous. In fact, Plotinus agrees that kinesis is one of the megista gene comprehensively defining the intelligible world and that kinesis as a ...
R. Baine Harris, 2002
6
Kierkegaard's Philosophy of Becoming: Movements and Positions
An accessible and original exploration of the theological and philosophical significance of Kierkegaard’s religious thought.
Clare Carlisle, 2012
7
Desire, Practical Reason, and the Good
In a series of practical inferences, the predication of a kinesis verb can be derived from the predication of a kinesis verb (as when I reason from getting the camera to going upstairs). And the predication of an energeia verb can be derived from ...
Sergio Tenenbaum, 2010
8
Biology of Turtles: From Structures to Strategies of Life
The most common form of shell kinesis occurs in the plastron, and several genera (notably Terrapene and Cuora) have a single transverse hinge across the middle of the plastron that makes possible complete retraction and protection of all ...
Jeanette Wyneken, Matthew H. Godfrey, Vincent Bels, 2007
9
Cybernetics of the Nervous system
Taxis,. Kinesis. and. Decussation. V. BRAITENBERG Centre (If Cibernetica de/ C' .N.R., [st/rum (I'i Fl'sfca Teorica, Unfvc'rsfrd di Napoli, Naples (Italy) (1) A basic fact of vertebrate neurology is the crossed representation of the world in the brain : ...
Norbert Wiener, J. P. Schade ́, 1965
10
The Structure of Being in Aristotle’s Metaphysics
I. KINESIS AND ENERGEIA In the latter part of ix.6 (1048b 19-34), Aristotle draws a distinction between kinesis ("motion") and energeia ("actuality"). The kinesis/ energeia distinction is significant and is employed by Aristotle in several contexts  ...
Jiyuan Yu, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KINESIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term kinesis is used in the context of the following news items.
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OnRamp Announces New Case Study Featuring Kinesis Survey …
OnRamp goes beyond the typical offerings of most colocation providers to create a customized solution for Kinesis Survey Technologies. «HostReview.com, Jul 15»
2
PaaS Vendors, Watch Out! Amazon Is All Set To Disrupt the Market …
Since its inception, AWS has been regularly adding Lambda hooks for popular services like S3, DynamoDB, Kinesis, and SNS. It recently ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
3
Would Alasdair MacIntyre Live in a “Benedict Option” Community?
... tiresome than the kind of tedious self-preoccupation in most autobiographies” (“Interview with Alasdair MacIntyre,” Kinesis 20 [1994]: 43-44). «Catholic World Report, Jul 15»
4
Cookies on the BBC website
In 2003, Conor McGloin was 15 and the guitarist in Kinesis, one of the most ... He says despite "blagging it" Kinesis were offered what he ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
5
AWS Summit NYC Showcases API-Creation, Device-Testing …
... which suggests purchases based on personal profiles. Using AWS Kinesis data streaming and Lambda execution, the company reduced . «Channel Partners, Jul 15»
6
AM Best Revises Issuer Credit Rating Outlook to Stable for …
With the addition of Kinesis Capital Management Limited, Lancashire's special purpose vehicle, and the acquisition and integration of ... «Benzinga, Jul 15»
7
Where to find yoga on the Las Vegas Strip
If you're looking for a little more of a punch, Pilates and kinesis wall training are also available. Photo courtesy of MGM Resorts International. «Lights Vegas Action, Jul 15»
8
Free course offered at Trident Tech for church security
It's kinesis, body language, how we observe them without staring or looking down on them.” Including establishing some assigned seating. «WCBD News 2, Jul 15»
9
Andrew E. Sloan, MD Joins Pharmaco-Kinesis Corporation's Neuro …
LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Pharmaco-Kinesis Corporation (PKC) announced today that Andrew E. Sloan, MD has joined its ... «Satellite PR News, Jul 15»
10
The vision of kinesiology at UHV
Kinesiology is derived from the Greek word kinesis, meaning movement, and kinein, meaning move. Kinesiology can be defined as a body of ... «Victoria Advocate, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Kinesis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/kinesis>. Nov 2019 ».
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