kinesis definition

  • noun:
    • Movement or task of an organism in reaction to a stimulus eg light.
    • the movement of an organism as a result to an external stimulation
    • Any manifestation of powerful energy.
    • In cytology, a quick expression for karyokinesis.
    • a movement that's a response to a stimulus but is not focused with regards to the way to obtain stimulation

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