What does sensory mean?

Definitions for sensory
ˈsɛn sə ri; sɛnˈsɔr i əl, -ˈsoʊr-sen·so·ry

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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

How to pronounce sensory?

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    Karen
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How to say sensory in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sensory in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sensory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sensory in a Sentence

  1. Norman Cousins:

    All this sensory input, which begins in the brain, has its effect throughout the body.

  2. Paul Wang:

    I think this really fits well with increasing research on general sensory symptoms in autism.

  3. Barry Komisaruk:

    Nipple stimulation activates the same sensory brain region as clitoral, vaginal, and cervical stimulation.

  4. Mark Boyadjis:

    It's certainly weird, certainly odd and certainly unproven. But Pioneer is not off base to connect one sensory organ to others.

  5. Leslie Walker:

    Solitary confinement is a kind of torture that no one does well in. The lack of meaningful sensory stimulus and contact drives people mad.

Images & Illustrations of sensory

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