Locomotion

Lo`co*mo"tion

(?), n. [L. locus place + motio motion: cf. F. locomotion. See Local, and Motion.] 1. The act of moving from place to place. " Animal locomotion." Milton.
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2. The power of moving from place to place, characteristic of the higher animals and some of the lower forms of plant life.
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3. The name of a song and a dance, briefly popular in the 1960's; as, do the locomotion.
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