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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kinetic  \Ki*net"ic\,  q.  [Gr.  ?,  from  ?  to  move.]  (Physics) 
  Moving  or  causing  motion;  motory;  active,  as  opposed  to 
  latent. 
 
  {Kinetic  energy}.  See  {Energy},  n.  4. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  kinetic 
  adj  1:  relating  to  the  motion  of  material  bodies  and  the  forces 
  associated  therewith;  "kinetic  energy" 
  2:  characterized  by  motion;  "modern  dance  has  been  called 
  kinetic  pantomime" 
  3:  supplying  motive  force;  "the  complex  civilization  of  which 
  Rome  was  the  kinetic  center"-  H.O.Taylor  [syn:  {energizing}, 
  {energising}] 




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