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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of mechanics that studies the motion of a body or a system of bodies without consideration given to its mass or the forces acting on it.

[From Greek kīnēma, kīnēmat-, motion, from kīnein, to move; see keiə- in Indo-European roots.]

kin′e·mat′ic, kin′e·mat′i·cal adj.
kin′e·mat′i·cal·ly adv.


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Intensive seismic activity surrounding the ZHTTZ, Boskovice Furrow and Nectava-Konice fault might from recent point of view (geodynamic and mainly seismotectonic) represent deep seated major kinematical boundary with reasonable impact on recent geodynamics of this region.
Higher contact velocity results in flatter contour of the deformed front-end structure, and consequently the different contact surface for lower extremity affects the knee joint bending angle and other kinematical characteristic.
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Furthermore, once kinematical differences between start variants are expectedly detailed (with the exception for the first one) it is expected that the biarticular upper and lower limb muscles contribute similarly from the starting signal to the water immersion in both.
Kinematical and kinetostatical independence are a basis for the modular method, which is extended in this study to the simulation (forward dynamics).
The main reason for these problems is that the mechanism, when in built-up conditions, is close to singularity, imposing a heavy reaction on the kinematical chain; thus, the magnitude of the balancing force is very high.
Full kinematical fields at different scales and different stages of deformation will be used.