centripetal, receptive, sensory(a)(adj)
of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system
involving or derived from the senses
"sensory experience"; "sensory channels"
relating to or concerned in sensation
"the sensory cortex"; "sensory organs"
Of the senses or sensation.
Origin: From sentire.
of or pertaining to the sensorium or sensation; as, sensory impulses; -- especially applied to those nerves and nerve fibers which convey to a nerve center impulses resulting in sensation; also sometimes loosely employed in the sense of afferent, to indicate nerve fibers which convey impressions of any kind to a nerve center
The numerical value of sensory in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of sensory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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