EPICRITIC SYSTEM

One of the 2 divisions of the somatosensory system where receptors are sensitive to joint movement and light touch and deep pressure.

EPICRITIC SYSTEM: "The epicritic system in one of our somatosensory systems."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EPICRITIC SYSTEM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/epicritic-system/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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