What is kinetic?

  • (adj): Relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces associated therewith.
    Example: "Kinetic energy"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on kinetic:

Stride (gum) - Current Flavors - Stride Spark
... Spark is a variant that comes in three flavors, Kinetic Mint, Kinetic Berry and Kinetic Fruit ...
Lumino Kinetic Art
... Lumino Kinetic art involves, as the name suggests, light and movement ... historical term in the context of the more established kinetic art, which in turn is a subset of new media art ... Bauhaus, and influenced by constructivism can be regarded as one of the fathers of Lumino kinetic art ...
Kinetic - Pentagon Buzzword
... Kinetic, as used in the Defense Department lately, means essentially the same as physical in other contexts it means actually shooting at people ...
Luna (vehicle)
... Kinetic Luna is a 50 cc moped that was introduced by Kinetic Engineering in India in 1972 ... The Kinetic Luna continues to be produced and marketed in India ... It is marketed in the USA as Kinetic TFR ...
Smart Ligands
... Smart ligands are affinity ligands selected with pre-defined equilibrium, kinetic (, ) and thermodynamic (ΔH, ΔS) parameters of biomolecular interaction ... of biopolymers using instrumental separation techniques with well-described kinetic behaviour, such as Kinetic capillary electrophoresis (KCE), Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR ...

More definitions of "kinetic":

  • (adj): Characterized by motion.
    Example: "Modern dance has been called kinetic pantomime"
  • (adj): Supplying motive force.
    Example: "The complex civilization of which Rome was the kinetic center"- H.O.Taylor
    Synonyms: energizing, energising

Famous quotes containing the word kinetic:

    The poem has a social effect of some kind whether or not the poet wills it to have. It has kinetic force, it sets in motion ... [ellipsis in source] elements in the reader that would otherwise be stagnant.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    All my stories are webs of style and none seems at first blush to contain much kinetic matter.... For me “style” is matter.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)