Definition of biomechanics in English:

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biomechanics

Pronunciation: /ˌbīōməˈkaniks/

plural noun

[treated as singular]
The study of the mechanical laws relating to the movement or structure of living organisms.
Example sentences
  • Learn about the history of science and engineering underlying biomechanics and clinical movement analysis methods.
  • Contacting a trainer who has indepth knowledge of muscle mechanics, anatomy and biomechanics will put you on the right path.
  • He is a former swimming champion with a degree in engineering and training in biomechanics, biochemistry, fluid mechanics and sports physiology.

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Syllabification: bi·o·me·chan·ics

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