Definitions for sensoryˈsɛn sə ri; sɛnˈsɔr i əl, -ˈsoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sen•so•ryˈsɛn sə ri; sɛnˈsɔr i əl, -ˈsoʊr-(adj.)

also sen•so•ri•al

  1. of or pertaining to the senses or sensation.

  2. of or noting a physiological structure for receiving or conveying an external stimulus.

    Category: Physiology

Origin of sensory:

1620–30

Princeton's WordNet

  1. centripetal, receptive, sensory(a)(adj)

    of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system

    "sensory neurons"

  2. sensory, sensorial(adj)

    involving or derived from the senses

    "sensory experience"; "sensory channels"

  3. sensational, sensory(adj)

    relating to or concerned in sensation

    "the sensory cortex"; "sensory organs"

Wiktionary

  1. sensory(Adjective)

    Of the senses or sensation.

  2. Origin: From sentire.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sensory(adj)

    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

Freebase

  1. Sensory, Inc

    Sensory, Inc. is a Santa Clara based company which develops and makes speech technologies on both hardware and software platforms for consumer products, offering IC and software-only solutions for speech recognition, speech synthesis, speaker verification, music synthesis. Sensory’s products are widely deployed in consumer electronics applications including mobile, automotive, Bluetooth devices, toys, and various home electronics. With its TrulyHandsfree Voice Control, Sensory has set the standard for mobile handset platforms’ ultra-low power “always listening” technology for speech recognition, eliminating the need for touching the device. To date, more than 40 mobile handsets, tablets, and wearables have shipped with Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree in volumes of hundreds of millions, and many more leading OEMs are expected to release Sensory technologies such as wake up triggers, command and control, speaker verification, and user defined triggers in their products.

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