1. The motion of the of an aneroid barometer after it has been subjected to a large and rapid change in pressure. This movement is a slow adjustment of the index toward the correct pressure. The physical cause of creeping is not clearly understood. 2. See soil creep.
The second stage of the five stages of self-healing, in which you begin to consciously guide your body to move in new ways that include healthier patterns, recognizing and acknowledging subtle improvements.