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 per ...
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 ability to sense the position and location and orientation and movement of the body and its parts.
relating to stimuli that are produced and perceived withi...