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kinesthetic (ˌkɪnɪsˈθɛtɪk; ˌkaɪn-) 

Definitions

adjective

  1. (US) = kinaesthetic

kinaesthetic (British) or kinesthetic (US) (ˌkɪnɪsˈθɛtɪk;  ˌkaɪn-)

Definitions

adjective

  1. relating to kinaesthesia

kinaesthesia (ˌkɪnɪsˈθiːzɪə Pronunciation for kinaesthesia ; ˌkaɪn-)  or kinaesthesis or (US) kinesthesia or (US) kinesthesis

Definitions

noun

  1. the sensation by which bodily position, weight, muscle tension, and movement are perceived Also called: muscle sense

Derived Forms

kinaesthetic, (US) kinesthetic (ˌkɪnɪsˈθɛtɪk Pronunciation for ; ˌkaɪn-)  adjective

Word Origin

C19: from New Latin, from Greek kinein to move + aesthesia

Example Sentences Including 'kinesthetic'

* words to do with seeing (visual) * words to do with hearing (auditory) * words to do with acting ( kinesthetic )
O'Connor, Joseph & Seymour, John Training with N.L.P.
Many boys are kinesthetic learners, they need movement to learn.
Globe and Mail (2003)

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