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Synonyms for motion

Synonyms for motion

the act or process of moving

an expressive, meaningful bodily movement

to make bodily motions so as to convey an idea or complement speech

Synonyms for motion

a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote


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an optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object

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The 100Hz Active Motion Rate (AMR) image-processing technology enhances the refresh rate of the panel, enabling the users to enjoy clearer fast-action cricket with less blurred images.
Even though cycle-to-cycle variation can be observed in the graph, stable engine operation is still achieved, which demonstrates the effectiveness of the active motion controller.
The end point for the active motion was determined by patient comfort and by capsular end-feel similarly to goniometric procedures (Boon and Smith, 2000).
The only active motion with the car was the window washer blades moving swiftly, radio playing and horn blaring, all from the knobs I had cleverly turned.
The theme implies an active motion. Can we affect change?
* Multi-Contour Seats with Active Motion - are an industry-exclusive feature for both the driver and passenger that reduces fatigue, integrating a six-way lumbar support and subtle rolling pattern massage.
Then the impact character of the field [F.sub.2E] on the detector should depend on the orientation of the active motion parameters of the detector relative to the ray [L.sub.E] passing through the detector.
The conservative treatment of calcanean fracture consists of elevation, compression and early active motion. (2) We opted for 'protected mobilisation' because screw fixation was ruled out due to extensive osteoporosis and rigid immobilisation was likely to induce more osteoporosis.
The mean total active motion of the IP joints averaged 89% of the uninvolved fingers.
In functional testing, the patient has demonstrated ongoing improvements in intrinsic muscle strength, total active motion, and flexion and extension of fingers--with better scores and capabilities at 5 years than at the 4-year evaluation.
"Beginning active motion therapy--expansion and contraction of the tendon--as soon as possible is critical to a successful repair," explains Melvin Rosenwasser, department chairman at the Columbia School of Medicine, New York.
The static stretch does not yield any motor learning or improvement in the capacity for active motion in the muscle being stretched or its opposite.
Active motion is superior to passive motion in minimizing cybersickness, but it may not be the best solution to the cybersickness problem.
The problem is very serious because neither Plato nor Aristotle ever use the middle voice of kinein to express intransitive active motion, which may be thought of vaguely reflective, "the leaf moves." Both regularly express reflective or self-motion with either the passive voice with an agent, that is, a thing is moved by itself, or the active with a reflexive, that is, a thing moves itself by itself.