Definition of motional in English:

motional

adjective

  • See motion

    • ‘At lower temperatures, with increasing dehydration, lipids gradually lose all remaining degrees of motional freedom, and spectra become very broad and unresolved.’
    • ‘Molecular dynamics techniques are simulations, but are capable of providing detailed insight into the motions that occur during molecular recognition and how motional properties of biomolecules change upon binding.’
    • ‘Table 1 gives the motional parameters used in the simulations.’
    • ‘This indicates that the motional properties of the cholesterol crystals in POPS membranes are similar to those of cholesterol monohydrate crystals.’
    • ‘The English construction with fronted motional adverbial - Along came Jones, There goes the neighborhood, Into the valley of death rode the four hundred - has been studied for a long time.’