REAFFERENCE

The signals received by a sensory area of the brain when the sensory organ itself is moved. An example being the tracking of the eyeball. The visual field moves across the retina.

REAFFERENCE: "Reafference refers to movement of a sense organ."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REAFFERENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reafference/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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