Definition of exteroceptive
: relating to, being, or activated by stimuli received by an organism from outside
Origin of exteroceptive
exterior + -o- + -ceptive (as in receptive)
First Known Use: 1906
Medical Definition of exteroceptive
: activated by, relating to, or being stimuli received by an organism from outside <exteroceptive feedback>
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