Proprioception from Latin proprius, meaning "one's own", "individual", and capio,
capere, to take or grasp, is the sense of the relative position of neighbouring ...
Proprioception: The ability to sense stimuli arising within the body regarding
position, motion, and equilibrium. Even if a person is blindfolded, he or she
Proprioception definition, perception governed by proprioceptors, as awareness
of the position of one's body. See more.
Proprioception, the body's ability to sense itself, can be a complicated matter,
especially in children with ADHD, Asperger's & other processing disorders.
The term proprioception is used to describe the sensory information that
contributes to the sense of position of self and movement. Body position is
Nov 29, 2013 ... Proprioception is not the vestibular system — the master controller of our balance
and spatial orientation. However, the vestibular system does ...
Jan 25, 2012 ... What: Proprioception is the concept of knowing where your body is in space (
body awareness) and the ability to safely maneuver around your ...
Proprioceptors. Proprioception means "sense of self". In the limbs, the
proprioceptors are sensors that provide information about joint angle, muscle
length, and ...
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 ...
Jun 9, 2009 ... Proprioception allows humans to control their limbs without directly looking at
them. Take, for example, the complex task of driving. We are able ...