Definitions for kinesthesiaˌkɪn əsˈθi ʒə, -ʒi ə, ˌkaɪ nəs-; -ˈθi sɪs

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  1. kinesthesia, kinaesthesia, feeling of movement(noun)

    the perception of body position and movement and muscular tensions etc

  2. kinesthesis, kinaesthesis, kinesthesia, kinaesthesia, kinesthetics, muscle sense, sense of movement(noun)

    the ability to feel movements of the limbs and body

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  1. kinesthesia(Noun)

    Sensation or perception of motion.

  2. kinesthesia(Noun)

    (see usage note) proprioception or static position sense; the perception of the position and posture of the body; also, more broadly, including the motion of the body as well.

  3. Origin: Ancient Greek κινέω (cineō, put in motion) + αἴσθησις (aesthēsis, sensation) in form -αισθησία after anaesthesia, etc. Compare kinesthesis and Modern Greek κιναισθησία.

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