PROCEPTIVITY

The more active period of the female during the mating season. Proceptivity is demonstrated when the female actively seeks the male's attention, as opposed to receptivity, in which the male is tasked with finding the female.

PROCEPTIVITY: "The period of proceptivity in the life of a female lion during mating season is relatively short."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PROCEPTIVITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/proceptivity/ (accessed May 18, 2019).
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