allokinesis
n. [Gr. allos, other; kinesis, movement]
Passive or reflex movement; allokinetic a; see autokinesis.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • allokinesis — Passive or reflex movement; nonvoluntary movement. [allo + G. kinesis, movement] * * * al·lo·ki·ne·sis (al″o ki neґsis) [allo + kinesis] movement that is not performed voluntarily but is produced passively or occurs by reflex. allokinetic… …   Medical dictionary

  • allokinesis — al·lo·ki·ne·sis …   English syllables

  • allokinesis — …   Useful english dictionary

  • autokinesis — n. [Gr. autos, self; kinesis, motion] Voluntary movement; see allokinesis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • allokinetic — adjective see allokinesis …   Useful english dictionary

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