Interoceptive



[in-tuh-roh-sep-tiv] /ˌɪn tə roʊˈsɛp tɪv/

adjective, Physiology.
1.
pertaining to , the stimuli acting upon them, or the nerve impulses initiated by them.

interoceptive in·ter·o·cep·tive (in’ter-ō-sep’tiv)
n.
relating to the sensory nerve cells innervating the viscera (thoracic, abdominal and pelvic organs, and the cardiovascular system), their sensory end organs, or the information they convey to the spinal cord and the brain

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