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muscle sense

noun, Psychology, Physiology
1.
a sense of movement derived from afferent nerves originating in tendons, muscle tissue, skin, and joints; proprioception.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples from the web for muscle sense
  • Its fibers are supposed to conduct impulses of unconscious muscle sense.
  • In it terminate pathways conducting impulses of muscle sense, tendon sense, joint sense and equilibratory disturbances.
British Dictionary definitions for muscle sense

muscle sense

noun
1.
another name for kinaesthesia
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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