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sen·so·ry

 (sĕn′sə-rē)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the senses or sensation.
2. Transmitting impulses from sense organs to nerve centers; afferent.

sensory

(ˈsɛnsərɪ) or less commonly

sensorial

adj
1. (Physiology) of or relating to the senses or the power of sensation
2. (Physiology) of or relating to those processes and structures within an organism that receive stimuli from the environment and convey them to the brain
[C18: from Latin sensōrius, from sentīre to feel]

sen•so•ry

(ˈsɛn sə ri)

also sen•so•ri•al

(sɛnˈsɔr i əl, -ˈsoʊr-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the senses or sensation.
2. of or noting a physiological structure for receiving or conveying an external stimulus.
[1620–30]

sen·so·ry

(sĕn′sə-rē)
Involving the sense organs or the nerves that relay messages from them: sensory receptors; a sensory nerve. Compare motor.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sensory - of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system; "sensory neurons"
afferent - of nerves and nerve impulses; conveying sensory information from the sense organs to the CNS; "afferent nerves"; "afferent impulses"
2.sensory - involving or derived from the senses; "sensory experience"; "sensory channels"
extrasensory, paranormal - seemingly outside normal sensory channels
3.sensory - relating to or concerned in sensation; "the sensory cortex"; "sensory organs"

sensory

adjective
1. Of or relating to sensation or the senses:
2. Transmitting impulses from sense organs to nerve centers:
Translations

sensory

[ˈsensərɪ]
A. ADJsensorial, sensorio
B. CPD sensory deprivation Naislamiento m sensorial

sensory

[ˈsɛnsəri] adj [information, signal] → sensoriel(le) sensory deprivationsensory deprivation nprivation f sensorielle

sensory

adjsensorisch; sensory organSinnesorgan nt

sensory

[ˈsɛnsərɪ] adjsensorio/a

sen·so·ry

a. sensorial, sensorio-a, rel. a las sensaciones o los sentidos;
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___ integrationintegración ___;
___ overloadsobrecarga ___;
___ processingprocesamiento ___.

sensory

adj sensitivo, sensorial
References in classic literature ?
Not all living flesh is painful; nor is all nerve, not even all sensory nerve.
Pain is a distinct sensory quality equivalent to heat and cold, and its intensity can be roughly graded according to the force expended in stimulation.
There seems much ground for the belief, that every sensory impression which has once been recognised by the perceptive consciousness, is registered
The term Sensory Impairment encompasses visual impairment (including blind and partially sighted), hearing impairment (including those who are profoundly deaf, deafened and hard of hearing) and dual sensory impairment (deaf blindness).
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A proposed new ASTM International standard, ASTM WK46357, Guide for Best Practices for Small Group Product Evaluations, will provide sensory professionals with a guide to set up small group evaluations that will meet objectives in the most unbiased manner possible.
Texture is an important sensory characteristic of muscle foods, such as beef, pork, and chicken.
Campden BRI is offering a new sensory evaluation course for professionals in the brewing industry.
The Multisensory Handbook: A Guide for Children and Adults with Sensory Learning Disabilities.