HyperDic: sensory

English > 3 senses of the word sensory:
ADJECTIVEallsensory, centripetal, receptiveof a nerve ... / nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system
allsensory, sensorialinvolving or derived from the senses
pertsensory, sensationalrelating to or concerned in sensation
sensory > pronunciation
Soundsseh'nseriy
Rhymesaccessory ... worry: 201 rhymes with eriy...
English > sensory: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningOf a nerve ... / nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system.
Example"sensory neurons"
Synonymscentripetal, receptive
BroaderafferentOf nerves and nerve impulses
Spanishcentrípeto, receptivo, sensorial
Catalanreceptiu, sensorial
English > sensory: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningInvolving or derived from the senses.
Examples
  • "sensory experience"
  • "sensory channels"
Synonymsensorial
Oppositeextrasensory, paranormalseemingly outside normal sensory channels
Spanishsensorial
Catalansensorial
English > sensory: 3 senses > adjective 3, pert
Meaningrelating to or concerned in sensation.
Examples
  • "the sensory cortex"
  • "sensory organs"
Synonymsensational
Spanishsensorial
Catalansensorial
Nounssensationan unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation

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