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kinetics

 [kĭ-net´iks; ki-net´iks]
the scientific study of the turnover, or rate of change, of a specific factor in the body, commonly expressed as units of amount per unit time.
chemical kinetics the scientific study of the rates and mechanisms of chemical reactions.
urea kinetics the movement of urea in the body and its excretion through the kidneys or dialysis apparatus; see also urea clearance.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ki·net·ics

(ki-net'iks),
The study of motion, acceleration, or rate of change.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ki·net·ics

(ki-net'iks)
The study of motion, acceleration, or rate of change.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ki·net·ics

(ki-net'iks)
The study of motion, acceleration, or rate of change.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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