photokinesis etymology

English word photokinesis comes from English -kinesis (Movement, motion.), English photo- (Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.)

Detailed word origin of photokinesis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-kinesis English (eng) Movement, motion.
photo- English (eng) Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.
photokinesis English (eng) (parapsychology) The ability to mentally manipulate light.. Any movement that is in response to light.

Words with the same origin as photokinesis

Descendants of -kinesis
acrokinesis aerokinesis amphikinesis autokinesis biokinesis chemokinesis diakinesis ferrokinesis geokinesis hydrokinesis hypokinesis metakinesis microkinesis neurokinesis nucleokinesis optokinesis orthokinesis parakinesis pryokinesis psychokinesis teek telekinesis telekinetic thermokinesis
Descendants of photo-
photo photography