Kinetic Definition

kə-nĕtĭk, kī-
Of or caused by motion.
Webster's New World
Energetic or dynamic.
Webster's New World
Relating to or exhibiting kinesis.
American Heritage Medicine

Origin of Kinetic

  • Greek kīnētikos from kīnētos moving from kīnein to move keiə- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek κινητικός (kinētikos, “one who puts in motion”), from κινέω (kineō, “I move, put in motion”)

    From Wiktionary

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