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Meaning of KINETIC

Pronunciation:  ki'netik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  supplying motive force; "the complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor
  2. [adj]  characterized by motion; "modern dance has been called kinetic pantomime"
  3. [adj]  relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces associated therewith; "kinetic energy"

KINETIC is a 7 letter word that starts with K.


 Synonyms: dynamic, dynamical, energising, energizing, moving



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ki*net"ic\, q. [Gr. ?, from ? to move.] (Physics)
Moving or causing motion; motory; active, as opposed to

{Kinetic energy}. See {Energy}, n. 4.

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