kinetic

Definitions:

The science of the action of forces in causing motion.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (s. & pl.) (singular, plural)
Producing motion.
- Newage Dictionary DB (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Energy employed in producing or changing motion; division centre in cell- division.
- A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Pertaining to, or imparting, motion; active; as, kinetic energy.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
The science which treats of the action of forces in causing or influencing motion.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n. pl.) (noun plural)

Usage examples:

By engaging them, the Chief had all their stored- up kinetic energy available to resist any change of direction the pushpots might produce by minor variations in their thrusts.
- Space Tug by Murray Leinster
One such has been named the kinetic system because it comes into play in situations which demand prompt adaptation without hesitancy, and a consequent immediate transformation of static or stored energy into kinetic or active energy.
- The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
In other words, it was the kinetic energy of the rolls that crumbled up the rocks with pile- driver effect.
- Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin