Definition of autokinetical in English:

autokinetical

adjective

rare Philosophy
  • Having self-generated motion or energy.

    Apparently only in or with reference to the work of Henry More.

Pronunciation

autokinetical

/ˌɔːtə(ʊ)kɪˈnɛtɪkl/ /ˌɔːtə(ʊ)kʌɪˈnɛtɪkl/

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry More (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian. From ancient Greek αὐτοκίνητος self-moved (from αὐτο- + κινητός movable; compare Byzantine Greek αὐτοκινεῖν to have the power of motion in oneself) + -ical.