Definition of Sense of movement
1. Noun. The ability to feel movements of the limbs and body.
Generic synonyms: Proprioception
Derivative terms: Kinaesthetic, Kinesthetic, Kinesthetic
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sense Of Movement
Literary usage of Sense of movement
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Textbook of Physiology by Michael Foster (1891)
"... sense of position," " a sense of movement," and " a sense of effort." But, if we leave out of consideration the problems connected with our appreciation ..."
2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"... when there will be no strain and no sense of movement ; and at last, when the rotatory movement is arrested, there will be л tendency on the part of the ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... when there will be no strain and no sense of movement ; and at last, when the rotatory movement is arrested, there will be a tendency on the part of the ..."
4. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"In a railway train, for example, the sense of movement proper is lost soon after the train attains its speed ; but by closing the eyes we still feel the ..."
5. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"He is told to distinguish between the feeling of contraction in the muscle itself and the sense of movement of the portion of the extremity under ..."
6. Psychological Review by American Psychological Association (1895)
"The •internal sense' of movement must therefore be due to something other than the general indication furnished by the vaso-motor system, which would affect ..."