sense experience

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Noun1.sense experience - an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation; "a sensation of touch"
perception - the process of perceiving
limen, threshold - the smallest detectable sensation
masking - the blocking of one sensation resulting from the presence of another sensation; "he studied auditory masking by pure tones"
visual sensation, vision - the perceptual experience of seeing; "the runners emerged from the trees into his clear vision"; "he had a visual sensation of intense light"
odour, olfactory perception, olfactory sensation, smell, odor - the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses"
gustatory perception, gustatory sensation, taste, taste perception, taste sensation - the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus; "the candy left him with a bad taste"; "the melon had a delicious taste"
auditory sensation, sound - the subjective sensation of hearing something; "he strained to hear the faint sounds"
synaesthesia, synesthesia - a sensation that normally occurs in one sense modality occurs when another modality is stimulated
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There is an initial phase of sense experience in which the information extracted from the input" with "concepts are more primitive than sensations.
4) "This mode of inquiry aims to overcome subject/object dualism by endowing detailed sense experience of the outward forms of nature with the enlivening inward power of the imagination, while also grounding subjective imagination in objective forms and facts.
Each school of thought gives due attention to the indispensable importance of sense experience, but the strict empiricists reduce all knowledge to sense experience while a metaphysical empiricism shows that knowledge begins with sense experience but cannot be sufficiently encompassed by sense experience alone.
Ibuanyidanda (complementary reflection) and some basic philosophical problems in Africa today; sense experience, "ihe mkpuchi anya" and the super-maxim.
The app, developed by Signature Creative (TM) and published by Nerdist Industries, will harness the power of the smartphone, enabling fans to bridge the digital and physical worlds to create a digital sixth sense experience with timely, personalized information and experiences.
Secondly there is our understanding of what lies behind our sense experience.
The HTC Sensation also includes an immersive HTC Sense experience making this phone easy to use and a 'top entertainer'.
HTC also developed the HTC Sense experience to offer the new HTC Desire S, HTC Wildfire S and HTC Incredible S.
Chapter four deals with Kant's view that sense experience is structured by a priori categories and his Analogies of Experience.
The book's subtitle, Creating Something from Nothing, most aptly refers to this chapter, in which Groarke attempts to show how the mind 'makes' mental representations and concepts, thereby giving birth to knowledge and understanding by transforming sense experience.
The Android-based HTC Desire HDTM and HTC Desire ZTM embody the HTC Sense experience and introduce a number of key innovations including a series of free connected services called htcsense.
The mobiles -- equipped with a new HTC Sense experience -- will be available in the UAE in October, and promises up to 20 per cent better battery life and an enhanced version of the HTC Sense interface with improved mapping software, sound and multimedia capabilities.