Meaning of KINETICS in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ kə-ˈne-tiks also ]

kī- noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Date: circa 1859


a. : a branch of science that deals with the effects of forces upon the motions of material bodies or with changes in a physical or chemical system

b. : the rate of change in such a system

2. : the mechanism by which a physical or chemical change is effected

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.