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Biochemistry. With singular concord. The study of the way in which particular substances move through the body and are metabolized, following ingestion. Also (treated as plural): the properties of a substance in this connection.
2With singular concord. The study of the way different parts of the body move in different situations.
Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From bio- + kinetics.
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