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Meaning of "locomotory" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LOCOMOTORY

locomotory  [ˌləʊkəˈməʊtərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LOCOMOTORY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Locomotory is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES LOCOMOTORY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of locomotory in the English dictionary

The definition of locomotory in the dictionary is relating to or able to move from one place to another.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LOCOMOTORY


contributory
kənˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
coterie
ˈkəʊtərɪ
dextrorotary
ˌdɛkstrəʊˈrəʊtərɪ
distributary
dɪˈstrɪbjʊtərɪ
esotery
ˈɛsəʊtərɪ
executory
ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtərɪ
interlocutory
ˌɪntəˈlɒkjʊtərɪ
laevorotary
ˌliːvəʊˈrəʊtərɪ
levorotary
ˌliːvəʊˈrəʊtərɪ
motory
ˈməʊtərɪ
notary
ˈnəʊtərɪ
otary
ˈəʊtərɪ
prothonotary
ˌprəʊθəˈnəʊtərɪ
protonotary
ˌprəʊtəʊˈnəʊtərɪ
retributory
rɪˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
rotary
ˈrəʊtərɪ
salutary
ˈsæljʊtərɪ
statutory
ˈstætjʊtərɪ
tributary
ˈtrɪbjʊtərɪ
votary
ˈvəʊtərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LOCOMOTORY

locoism
locoman
locomen
locomobility
locomote
locomotion
locomotive
locomotive driver
locomotive engine
locomotive engineer
locomotive shed
locomotive workshop
locomotively
locomotiveness
locomotivity
locomotor
locomotor ataxia
locorestive
locoweed

WORDS THAT END LIKE LOCOMOTORY

depository
directory
factory
Federal Capital Territory
history
horror story
introductory
inventory
laboratory
love story
mandatory
regulatory
repository
respiratory
satisfactory
story
territory
the Directory
the same old story
victory

Synonyms and antonyms of locomotory in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «locomotory» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LOCOMOTORY

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

Translator English - Chinese

运动器官
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

locomotor
570 millions of speakers

English

locomotory
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

locomotory
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تحركي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

опорно-двигательного
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

locomotora
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

locomotory
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

locomoteur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Locomotory
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bewegungs
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

運動器官の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

locomotory
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Locomotori
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

locomotory
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

locomotory
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Locomotory
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ettirici
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

locomotoria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ruchowej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

опорно - рухового
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

locomotor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κινητικής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bewegingsuitsteeksels
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

motoriskt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

motorisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of locomotory

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LOCOMOTORY»

The term «locomotory» is normally little used and occupies the 123.711 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LOCOMOTORY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «locomotory» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «locomotory» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LOCOMOTORY»

Discover the use of locomotory in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to locomotory and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Kinematic and Neuromuscular Changes Associated with a Change ...
In order to produce useful movement, all locomotory systems must manage the interface between the body and the environment.
Brett Gregory Szymik, 2008
2
A Computational Model for Caenorhabditis Elegans Locomotory ...
The overall system was motivated by the need for quantitative analysis of the locomotory patterns of C. elegans.
Nicolas Roussel, 2007
3
Biology of Protozoa
Locomotion means the displacement or progression through the medium. The purpose of this process is to obtain food from different places and different sources. It includes a study of the locomotory organdies and the mechanism by which ...
D.R. Khanna, 2004
4
Lameness of Horses and Diseases of the Locomotory Apparatus
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Alexandre Fran Liautard, BiblioBazaar, 2010
5
A Functional Biology of Free-living Protozoa
We are now aware that one of the major suborganellar structures involved in support and elongation of locomotory organelles in protozoans is the microtubules of the cortex. Lynn (1981) suggests that the evolution of microtubules was ...
Johanna Laybourn-Parry, 1984
6
Natural History and Applied Ecology of Carabid Beetles: ...
Sexual differences in locomotory activity of the ground beetle Carabus granulatus L. Claudia Drees1 and Thomas Huk InstitutfurZoologie, AG Okologie, Technische Universitdt Braunschweig, Fasanenstrafie 3, D-38129 Braunschweig, ...
Pietro Brandmayr, 2000
7
Biology of Mollusca
Contents: Survey of Molluscs, Origin and Evolution of Mollusca, Field Study of Molluscs, Body Wall and Mantle, Molluscan Exoskeleton, Coelom, Locomotory Organs, Locomotion, Digestive System, Respiratory System, Circulatory System, Excretory ...
D.R. Khanna, P. R. Yadav, 2004
8
Equine Behavior: A Guide for Veterinarians and Equine Scientists
This may provide a mechanism to explain post-inhibitory rebound in locomotory responses after confinement16,40 and why rain can prompt locomotory activity, especially in youngsters. Other than its physiological functions, play may be a ...
Paul McGreevy, 2012
9
The Colonisation of Land: Origins and Adaptations of ...
The evolution of arthropodan locomotory mechanisms. Part 1 . The locomotion of Peripatus. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool) 41,529-70. Manton, S. M. (1952a). The evolution of arthropodan locomotory mechanisms. Part 2. General introduction to the ...
Colin Little, 1983
10
The Biology and Evolution of Trematodes: An Essay on the ...
Differences in the feeding function are closely correlated with those in the structure and functions of the locomotory apparatus of parthenitae. As all flatworms, rediae and sporocysts have a typical tegumentary-muscular sac, whose muscular ...
K. V. Galaktionov, A. Dobrovolskij, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LOCOMOTORY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term locomotory is used in the context of the following news items.
1
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Macadamia nuts – These contain a toxin that can inhibit locomotory activities, resulting in weakness, panting, swollen limbs, and tremors as ... «NJ.com, Jul 15»
2
Op-Ed: Fact and fiction in Jurassic World
... large sauropods were herbivorous behemoths and much scientific research has gone into reconstructing their posture and locomotory habits. «Daily Maverick, Jul 15»
3
Horse conformation: Researchers probe head and neck preferences
... despite being chiefly responsible for assessing the locomotory activity of the horse as a whole, focus their visual attention preferentially on ... «Horsetalk, Jul 15»
4
Metabolism: feeding fruit flies
“The locomotory impairment comes really quite quickly,” she says. One way to address whether the assay is changing behavior is to run CAFE ... «Nature.com, Jun 15»
5
New worlds: Maneuverability of the octopus
“Their locomotory abilities evolved to be much faster than those of typical molluscs, probably to compensate for the lack of shell.” The evolution ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jun 15»
6
The positive effect on ketamine as a priming adjuvant in …
No significant effects of uCMS or pharmacologic treatment were found concerning locomotory activity, as evaluated in the open-field test (data ... «Nature.com, May 15»
7
AIPMT 2015: Merit List and qualifying criteria
Further, for persons with locomotory disability of lower limbs, the minimum of 45 percent marks for Gen-PH and 40 per cent marks for ... «India Today, May 15»
8
Secret Behind How The Octopus Stays Untangled Revealed - Study
"Their locomotory abilities evolved to be much faster than those of typical molluscs, probably to compensate for the lack of shell." Most clams ... «Design & Trend, Apr 15»
9
Turn the Light On: A Non-visual Opsin Could Help Future Studies of …
“We looked at coiling behavior, a pre-locomotory behavior that is driven by spontaneous central pattern generator activity, and found it could be ... «Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Mar 15»
10
2 Jurassic Mini Mammal Species Discovered in China
"From their locomotory functions, we can safely infer that docodonts' ecological diversity had a tremendous range — far more so than we ... «Yahoo News, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Locomotory [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/locomotory>. Aug 2020 ».
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