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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
All this sensory input, which begins in the brain, has its effect throughout the body.
Solitary confinement is a kind of torture that no one does well in. The lack of meaningful sensory stimulus and contact drives people mad.
We think if people have fun at our hotel they’re going to remember us, they aren’t looking for sameness. They want a place that has sensory spirit.
There are children playing in the street who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago.
Religion is an attempt to get control over the sensory world, in which we are placed, by means of the wish-world which we have developed inside us as a result of biological and psychological necessites.
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