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proprioceptive

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adjective pro·pri·o·cep·tive \-ˈsep-tiv\

Definition of proprioceptive

  1. :  of, relating to, or being stimuli arising within the organism <a proprioceptive sensation> <proprioceptive feedback>



Origin and Etymology of proprioceptive

Latin proprius own + English -ceptive (as in receptive)


First Known Use: 1906


Medical Dictionary

proprioceptive

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adjective pro·prio·cep·tive \-ˈsep-tiv\

Medical Definition of proprioceptive

  1. :  activated by, relating to, or being stimuli arising within the organism <proprioceptive feedback>




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