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ki·ne·si·ol·o·gy

 (kə-nē′sē-ŏl′ə-jē, -zē-)
n.
1. The study of the anatomy, physiology, and mechanics of body movement, especially in humans.
2. The application of the principles of kinesiology to the evaluation and treatment of muscular imbalance or derangement.

[Greek kīnēsis, movement; see kinesis + -logy.]

ki·ne′si·ol′o·gist n.
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kinesiology

(kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Physiology) the study of the mechanics and anatomy of human muscles
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ki•ne•si•ol•o•gy

(kɪˌni siˈɒl ə dʒi, -zi-, kaɪ-)

n.
the study of the anatomy and physiology of body movement, esp. in relation to physical education or therapy.
[1890–95; < Greek kinēsi(s) movement]
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kinesiology

Medicine. the study of the motions of the human body, especially as they apply to therapy through corrective exercise. Also called kinestherapy. — kinesiologic, kinesiological, adj.
See also: Body, Human
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kinesiology

From the Greek word “kinesis,” meaning movement,” this was originally a method used by physiotherapists for testing a person’s range of movement and the tone of their muscles but which is today referred to as applied kinesiology, which uses muscle testing in relation to all body functions.
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Noun1.kinesiology - the branch of physiology that studies the mechanics and anatomy in relation to human movement
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
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Translations
kinésiologie

kinesiology

[kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nkinesiología f
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kinesiology

[kɪˌniːsɪˈɒlədʒi] nkinésiologie f
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kinesiology

n (Med) → Kinesiologie f
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ki·ne·si·ol·o·gy

n. cinesiología, estudio de los músculos y los movimientos musculares.
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kinesiology

n kinesiología, quinesiología (RAE)
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(1) School of Physical Education and Sport Science and Provincial University Key Laboratory of Sport and Health Science, Fujian Normal University; and Key Laboratory of Kinesiological Evaluation General Administration of Sport of China, Fujian Province, People's Republic of China
Soccer is a sport that is characterized by numerous and various complex and dynamic kinesiological activities which are then characterized by either cyclical or acyclical movement (Sermaxhaj et al., 2017).
I earned a Bachelor of Science degree in kinesiological science from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a Master of Public Health from Eastern Virginia Medical School with a concentration in global environmental health.
This technology can be performed by kinesiological taping, deep breathing, and negative pressure massage devices (Lymphatouch[R], Endermologia[R]) and can be used as an adjunct to MLD.
The adaptive sports programs, vocational rehabilitation and recreational, physical and kinesiological therapists are all here to help you through this difficult journey, so please give them 100% of your efforts.
Although such detailed "kinesiological imprints" can be affected by various factors, such as time of day, patient tiredness, effectiveness of administered drugs, on/off times, meaningful and statistically sound results over a period of a few days of using the platform are possible: for example, exercise early in the day and at the same time after taking medication.
However, TMJ has different anatomical and kinesiological characteristics compared to joints in extremities.
Konrad, The ABC of EMG: a practical introduction to kinesiological electromyography, Noraxon INC, Scottsdale, USA, 1 edition, 2005.
All of this information can be compared to a user's known physical or kinesiological properties.
of Rio Grande do Norte; Brazil Degree MD, PhD Research interest Kinesiological and biomechanical analysis of movements and musculoskeletal plasticity E-mail: sousa.