Kinesiatrics
Kinesiatrics Kin`e*si*at"rics, n. [Gr. (?) motion (fr. kinei^n to move) + (?) pertaining to medicine, fr. (?) a physician.] (Med.) A mode of treating disease by appropriate muscular movements; -- also termed {kinesitherapy}, {kinesipathy}, {lingism}, and the {movement cure}. [1913 Webster]

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  • kinesiatrics — SYN: kinesitherapy. [G. kinesis, movement, + iatrikos, relating to medicine] * * * ki·ne·si·at·rics (kĭ ne″se atґriks) kinesitherapy …   Medical dictionary

  • kinesiatrics — ki·ne·si·at·rics …   English syllables

  • kinesiatrics — kə̇ˌnēsēˈa.triks, kīˌ , ēzē noun plural but singular in construction Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary kinesi + iatrics : kinesitherapy * * * kinesiatˈrics singular noun A method of treating disease by means of exercises or gymnastic …   Useful english dictionary

  • kinesipathy — Kinesiatrics Kin e*si*at rics, n. [Gr. (?) motion (fr. kinei^n to move) + (?) pertaining to medicine, fr. (?) a physician.] (Med.) A mode of treating disease by appropriate muscular movements; also termed {kinesitherapy}, {kinesipathy}, {lingism} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kinesitherapy — Kinesiatrics Kin e*si*at rics, n. [Gr. (?) motion (fr. kinei^n to move) + (?) pertaining to medicine, fr. (?) a physician.] (Med.) A mode of treating disease by appropriate muscular movements; also termed {kinesitherapy}, {kinesipathy}, {lingism} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lingism — Kinesiatrics Kin e*si*at rics, n. [Gr. (?) motion (fr. kinei^n to move) + (?) pertaining to medicine, fr. (?) a physician.] (Med.) A mode of treating disease by appropriate muscular movements; also termed {kinesitherapy}, {kinesipathy}, {lingism} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • movement cure — Kinesiatrics Kin e*si*at rics, n. [Gr. (?) motion (fr. kinei^n to move) + (?) pertaining to medicine, fr. (?) a physician.] (Med.) A mode of treating disease by appropriate muscular movements; also termed {kinesitherapy}, {kinesipathy}, {lingism} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Febrile movement — Movement Move ment, n. [F. mouvement. See {Move}, and cf. {Moment}.] 1. The act of moving in space; change of place or posture; motion; as, the movement of an army in marching or maneuvering; the movement of a wheel or a machine. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kinesipathy — Kin e*sip a*thy, n. [Gr. ? motion + pa qos suffering.] (Med.) See {Kinesiatrics}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kinesitherapy — Kin e*si*ther a*py, n. [Gr. ? motion + ? to heal.] (Med.) See {Kinesiatrics}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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