Definition of Locomotion. Meaning of Locomotion. Synonyms of Locomotion

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Definition of Locomotion

Locomotion
Locomotion Lo`co*mo"tion, n. [L. locus place + motio motion: cf. F. locomotion. See Local, and Motion.] 1. The act of moving from place to place. `` Animal locomotion.' --Milton. 2. The power of moving from place to place, characteristic of the higher animals and some of the lower forms of plant life.

Meaning of Locomotion from wikipedia

- (physics) Robot locomotion, of man-made devices Aquatic locomotion Flight Locomotion in space Terrestrial locomotion Animal locomotion Climbing Crawling...
- Animal locomotion, in ethology, is any of a variety of methods that animals use to move from one place to another. Some modes of locomotion are (initially)...
- Arboreal locomotion is the locomotion of animals in trees. In habitats in which trees are present, animals have evolved to move in them. Some animals may...
- Fish locomotion is the variety of types of animal locomotion used by fish, prin****lly by swimming. This however is achieved in different groups of fish...
- Coordinates: 54°32′10″N 1°33′18″W / 54.536°N 1.555°W / 54.536; -1.555 Locomotion No. 1 (originally named Active) is an early steam locomotive that was...
- modes of locomotion to deal with particular environments. Unlike the gaits of limbed animals, which form a continuum, each mode of snake locomotion is discrete...
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- Terrestrial locomotion has evolved as animals adapted from aquatic to terrestrial environments. Locomotion on land raises different problems than that...
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- Aquatic locomotion is biologically propelled motion through a liquid medium. The simplest propulsive systems are composed of cilia and flagella. Swimming...