HyperDic: somatosense

English > 1 sense of the word somatosense:
NOUNcognitionsomatosenseany of the sensory systems that mediate sensations of pressure and tickle and warmth and cold and vibration and limb position and limb movement and pain
English > somatosense: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningAny of the sensory systems that mediate sensations of pressure and tickle and warmth and cold and vibration and limb position and limb movement and pain.
Narrowerkinesthesia, kinaesthesia, feeling of movementThe perception of body position and movement and muscular tensions etc
touch, sense of touch, skin senses, touch modality, cutaneous sensesThe faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)
Broadermodality, sense modality, sensory systemA particular sense
Spanishsomatosense
Catalansomatosense
Adjectivessomatosensoryof or relating to the somatosenses

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