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
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 ...
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 ...
Define proprioception: the reception of stimuli produced within the organism.
Sep 1, 2016 ... Research on proprioception has lagged behind work on the five basic senses,
perhaps because it is a sense we are largely unaware of.
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;