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kinesthesia

kin·es·the·sia

kinesthesia

 
pronunciation:
kI ns thi zh
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part of speech: noun
definition: the bodily sensation of position, movement, strain, or the like through stimulation of the nerves in muscles, joints, and tendons.
derivations: kinesthetic (adj.), kinesthesis (n.)
Word Parts
The word kinesthesia contains the following parts:
cine, kine, kinet, kinemat Greek root that means motion
esthes, aesthes, esthet, aesthet Greek root that means feeling, sensation, sense perception