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isokinetic

Line breaks: iso|kin¦et¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌʌɪsə(ʊ)kɪˈnɛtɪk
 
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Definition of isokinetic in English:

adjective

1Characterized by or producing a constant speed.
Example sentences
  • In isokinetic contractions, the speed of contraction remains constant.
  • Has anyone here ever done any isokinetic testing?
  • This result was consistent for both isokinetic and isometric measurements.
1.1 Physiology Relating to muscular action with a constant rate of movement.
Example sentences
  • We confirmed the multifactorial origin of muscular injuries and showed a heterogeneous isokinetic profile.
  • It may be assumed that the postoperative isokinetic deficit is caused by neuromuscular dysfunction.
  • Although our patients did not undergo isokinetic testing, no strength deficits by manual testing were noted.

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