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interoceptive

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adjective in·ter·o·cep·tive \ˌin-tə-rō-ˈsep-tiv\

Definition of interoceptive

  1. :  of, relating to, or being stimuli arising within the body and especially in the viscera



Origin and Etymology of interoceptive

interior + -o- + -ceptive (as in receptive)


First Known Use: circa 1921


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interoceptive

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adjective in·tero·cep·tive \ˌint-ə-rō-ˈsep-tiv\

Medical Definition of interoceptive

  1. :  of, relating to, or being stimuli arising within the body and especially in the viscera




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