kinesthetic

[ kin-uh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh, kahy-nuh s- ]SEE DEFINITION OF kinesthetic

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The passiveness of the body precludes any important contribution of stimuli from kinesthetic sources.

Another individual might have had kinesthetic images instead of either visual or auditory.

The remaining senses, the cutaneous, the kinesthetic and the visual, afford much fuller data for the perception of spatial facts.

WORD ORIGIN

also kinaesthetic, "pertaining to kinesthesia," 1880, coined by British neurologist Henry Charlton Bastian (1837-1915) from Greek kinein "to move" (see cite) + aisthesis "sensation" (see anaesthesia). Perhaps on model of aesthetic, prosthetic.

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