from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to sensations or sensory impressions.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to sensation or the senses; sensory

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the sensorium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the sensorium: as, sensorial power or effect; also, of or pertaining to sensation; sensory: opposed to motorial: as, a sensorial nerve.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. involving or derived from the senses


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