kinesia

-kinesia

a combining form with the meaning “movement, muscular activity,” used in the formation of compound words: dyskinesia; hyperkinesia.
Compare -kinesis.


Origin:
< Greek -kīnēsia, equivalent to kī́nēs(is) (see kinesis) + -ia -ia

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kinesia ki·ne·sia (kə-nē'zhə, kī-)
n.
See motion sickness.

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