the act of arousing an organism to action
stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, input(noun)
any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
(physiology) the effect of a stimulus (on nerves or organs etc.)
foreplay, arousal, stimulation(noun)
mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse
A pushing or goading toward action.
An activity causing excitement or pleasure.
Any action or condition that creates a response; sensory input.
Origin: From stimulatio.
the act of stimulating, or the state of being stimulated
the irritating action of various agents (stimuli) on muscles, nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity; irritation
Origin: [L. stimulatio: cf. F. stimulation.]
Stimulation is the action of various agents on nerves, muscles, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity. The word is also often used metaphorically. For example, an interesting or fun activity can be described as "stimulating", regardless of its physical effects on nerves. Stimulate means act as stimulus to, stimulus means things that rouses to activity, now rouses means exciting, stirring.
The numerical value of Stimulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Stimulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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We want the same type of stimulation to help with production.
What this would tell us is if the brain stimulation is working more than just therapy alone.
Everybody benefits, whether or not there’s added benefit from brain stimulation. That’s a bonus.
Nipple stimulation activates the same sensory brain region as clitoral, vaginal, and cervical stimulation.
This is the building that answers the question, 'How it was won.' it has been designed for the next generation. There's a lot of stimulation.
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