Definition of Photokinetic

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to photokinesis. ¹



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Definition of Photokinetic

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Photokinetic

1. 1. Pertaining to photokinesis. 2. Pertaining to photokinetics. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Photokinetic

photoisomerized
photoisomerizes
photoisomerizing
photoisomers
photojournalism
photojournalist
photojournalistic
photojournalists
photojunction
photojunctions
photokeratitis
photokeratoscope
photokilling
photokineses
photokinesis
photokinetic (current term)
photokinetics
photokymograph
photolabeling
photolabelling
photolabile
photolike
photolithograph
photolithographed
photolithographer
photolithographers
photolithographic
photolithographically
photolithographing
photolithographs

Literary usage of Photokinetic

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1. The Journal of Comparative Neurology and Psychology by Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology (1908)
"Amphioxus is phototactic and negatively photokinetic. ... A photokinetic effect seems to be present along with movements suggesting discomfort. ..."

2. Studies in General Physiology by Jacques Loeb (1905)
"... it can be shown that they are photokinetic. They come to rest in those regions which are more weakly illuminated than the surrounding areas. ..."

3. Studies in General Physiology by Jacques Loeb (1905)
"Secondly it can be shown that they are photokinetic. They come to rest in those regions which nre more weakly illuminated than the surrounding areas. ..."

4. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1892)
"This constant ratio between absorption and photokinetic action clearly indicates that the prime eft'ect of light is equivalent to the carbon-dioxid ..."

5. The Senses of Insects by Auguste Forel (1908)
"... studied by means of the so-called photokinetic reaction of animals (their change of position due to luminous perception). Graber shows that earthworms, ..."

6. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members (1892)
"This constant ratio between absorption and photokinetic action clearly indicates that the prime effect of light is equivalent to the carbon-dioxid ..."

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