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ki·net·ics

 (kə-nĕt′ĭks, kī-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
1. See dynamics.
2. The branch of chemistry that is concerned with the rates of change in the concentration of reactants in a chemical reaction.

kinetics

(kɪˈnɛtɪks; kaɪ-)
n (functioning as singular)
1. (General Physics) another name for dynamics2
2. (Mathematics) the branch of mechanics, including both dynamics and kinematics, concerned with the study of bodies in motion
3. (Mathematics) the branch of dynamics that excludes the study of bodies at rest
4. (Chemistry) the branch of chemistry concerned with the rates of chemical reactions

ki•net•ics

(kɪˈnɛt ɪks, kaɪ-)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of mechanics that studies the actions of forces in producing or changing the motion of masses.
[1860–65]

ki·net·ics

(kə-nĕt′ĭks)

kinetics

the branch of physics that studies the motion of masses in relation to the forces acting on them.
See also: Motion
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kinetics - the branch of mechanics concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodieskinetics - the branch of mechanics concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies
mechanics - the branch of physics concerned with the motion of bodies in a frame of reference
ballistics - the science of flight dynamics
Translations

kinetics

[kɪˈnetiks] NSINGcinética f

kinetics

[kɪˈnɛtɪks] nsgcinetica
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The Art of Sight Recognition, being no longer needed, was no longer practised; and the studies of Geometry, Statics, Kinetics, and other kindred subjects, came soon to be considered superfluous, and fell into disrespect and neglect even at our University.
ST Kinetics today announced that it signed a collaboration agreement with PBA Group, a leading automation component-product supplier and system integrator, to pursue and undertake new robotics and automation projects in industrial and logistics automation in Singapore and Southeast Asia.
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12 January 2016 - US-based investment manager Neuberger Berman has acquired from US-based investment boutique firm Horizon Kinetics, an investment team that manages collateralised index-based options portfolios that seek to capture global volatility premiums, the firm said.
Kinetics specializes in metal injection molding (MIM).
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Singapore Airshow, Feb 16, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Temasek Polytechnic (TP) has collaborated with ST Kinetics to develop a Robotic Articulated Wheel Vehicle (RawV) that has the potential to beef up Singapore's defence capabilities.
Kinetics also has unparalleled expertise in the areas of data centers, research laboratories and facility central plant construction and upgrade.
DT Anderson Construction was owed pounds 176,000 by Kinetics when the firm went into receivership earlier this year.