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Definition of locomotion noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

locomotion

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌləʊkəˈməʊʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌloʊkəˈmoʊʃn//
 
[uncountable] (formal)
 
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movement or the ability to move Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from Latin loco, ablative of locus ‘place’ + motio, from movere ‘to move’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: locomotion