autokinesis

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From auto- +‎ -kinesis.

Noun[edit]

autokinesis (uncountable)

  1. A visual illusion in which a stationary source of light appears to move.
  2. Spontaneous or voluntary movement; movement due to an internal cause.