Adjective "kinematic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˌkɪnɪˈmatɪk//ˌkʌɪnɪˈmatɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'This paper is a mini review of kinetic and kinematic evidence on the control of the hand with emphasis on grasping.'
  2. 'The trolley originally was designed for kinematic applications with subcentimeter accuracy.'

Definitions

1. the branch of mechanics that deals with pure motion, without reference to the masses or forces involved in it.

2. Also called applied kinematics. the theory of mechanical contrivance for converting one kind of motion into another.

More examples(as adjective)

"functions can be kinematic."

"viscosities can be kinematic."

"views can be kinematic."

"understandings can be kinematic."

"transformations can be kinematic."

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Origin

(kinematics)