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muscle sense


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A form of proprioception and kinaesthesis mediated by sensory receptors in the muscles and stimulated by contraction. The term is also used non-technically to denote proprioception or kinaesthesis in general, but this is avoided in careful usage. See also Golgi tendon organ, muscle spindle.

Subjects: Psychology.


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