Definition of phoronomy in US English:

phoronomy

noun

Philosophy
  • The study of motion, considered without reference to force or mass; kinematics.

Origin

Late 18th century. From German Phoronomie from post-classical Latin phoronomia from ancient Greek ϕορά motion + classical Latin -nomia.

Pronunciation

phoronomy

/fəˈrɒnəmi/