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A movement is a motion, a change in position. Movement can also refer to:

In psychology[]

Locomotion may refer to specific types of motion:

In biology[]

In social studies[]

  • Art movement, a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal
  • Cultural movement, change in the way a number of different disciplines approach their work
  • New religious movement, a religious, ethical, or spiritual grouping of fairly recent origin
  • Social movement, a type of group action

In transportation[]

  • Locomotion, active movement or travel
  • Transport, the movement of people, goods, signals and information

A motif can be developed by the smallest amount of movement.. you could use transport or locomotion.

In politics[]

  • Political movement, a social movement working in the area of politics


  • Wh-movement, a syntactic phenomenon

See also[]