Kinesiologist



[ki-nee-see-ol-uh-jee, -zee-, kahy-] /kɪˌni siˈɒl ə dʒi, -zi-, kaɪ-/

noun
1.
the science dealing with the interrelationship of the physiological processes and anatomy of the human body with respect to movement.
/kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of the mechanics and anatomy of human muscles
n.

1894, from kinesi-, comb. form of Greek kinesis “movement, motion” (see cite) + -ology. Related: Kinesiological; kinesiologically.

kinesiology ki·ne·si·ol·o·gy (kə-nē’sē-ŏl’ə-jē, -zē-, kī-)
n.
The study of muscular movement, especially the mechanics of human motion.
kin’e·sim’e·ter (kĭn’ĭ-sĭm’ĭ-tər, kī’nĭ-) n.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Kinesiology

    [ki-nee-see-ol-uh-jee, -zee-, kahy-] /kɪˌni siˈɒl ə dʒi, -zi-, kaɪ-/ noun 1. the science dealing with the interrelationship of the physiological processes and anatomy of the human body with respect to movement. /kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study of the mechanics and anatomy of human muscles n. 1894, from kinesi-, comb. form of Greek kinesis “movement, motion” […]

  • Kinesioneurosis

    kinesioneurosis ki·ne·si·o·neu·ro·sis (kə-nē’sē-ō-nu-rō’sĭs, -nyu-, -zē-, kī-) n. A functional nervous disease characterized by tics, spasms, or other motor disorders.



  • Kinesis

    [ki-nee-sis, kahy-] /kɪˈni sɪs, kaɪ-/ noun, Physiology. 1. the movement of an organism in response to a stimulus, as light. 1. a combining form with the general sense “movement, activity,” used in the formation of compound words, often with the particular senses “reaction to a stimulus” (photokinesis), “movement without an apparent physical cause” (telekinesis), “activity […]

  • Kinesitherapy

    kinesitherapy ki·ne·si·ther·a·py (kə-nē’sə-thěr’ə-pē, kī-) n. The treatment of disease by means of passive and active movements, such as massage and exercise. Also called kinesiatrics.



Disclaimer: Kinesiologist definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.