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kin·es·the·sia

 (kĭn′ĭs-thē′zhə, kī′nĭs-)
n.
The sense that detects bodily position, weight, or movement of the muscles, tendons, and joints.

[Greek kīnein, to move; see keiə- in Indo-European roots + esthesia.]

kin′es·thet′ic (-thĕt′ĭk) adj.
kin′es·thet′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.kinesthetically - in a kinesthetic manner; by means of kinesthesia; "he can perceive shapes kinesthetically"
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