What does sentiency mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sense, sensation, sentience, sentiency, sensory facultynoun

    the faculty through which the external world is apprehended

    "in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing"


  1. sentiencynoun

    The property of having sensation; sentience.


  1. sentiency

    Sentiency refers to the ability or capacity to perceive, feel or experience subjectively. It often refers to the capacity of an organism to have conscious experiences or sensations. Sentient beings are capable of experiencing positive or negative emotional states, and often have a degree of awareness and responsiveness to their environment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sentiencynoun

    the quality or state of being sentient; esp., the quality or state of having sensation

  2. Etymology: [See Sentient, Sentence.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sentiency in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sentiency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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