proprioceptive reflex

n.

A reflex induced by stimulation of proprioceptors.

Nearby words

  1. proprio motu,
  2. proprio-,
  3. proprioception,
  4. proprioceptive,
  5. proprioceptive mechanism,
  6. proprioceptor,
  7. proprium,
  8. props,
  9. props ,
  10. propter hoc


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