pro·pri·o·cep·tive. (prō'prē-ō-sep'tiv),. Capable of receiving stimuli originating in muscles, tendons, and other internal tissues. [L. proprius, one's own, + capio, ...
pro·pri·o·cep·tion n. The unconscious perception of movement and spatial orientation arising from stimuli within the body itself. [Latin proprius, one's own; see ...
pro·pri·o·cep·tor n. A sensory receptor, found chiefly in muscles, tendons, joints, and the inner ear, that detects the motion or position of the body or a limb by ...
the feeling of body movement and position, including motion of the arms and legs , resulting from stimuli received by special sense organs in the muscles, ...
A deeper dive reveals two properties of the brain and nervous system that the
body relies on to develop and control movement: plasticity and