noun, plural sensoriums, sensoria
[sen-sawr-ee-uh, -sohr-] /sɛnˈsɔr i ə, -ˈsoʊr-/ (Show IPA)
a part of the brain or the brain itself regarded as the seat of sensation.
the sensory apparatus of the body.
noun (pl) -riums, -ria (-rɪə)
the area of the brain considered responsible for receiving and integrating sensations from the outside world
(physiol) the entire sensory and intellectual apparatus of the body
sensorium sen·so·ri·um (sěn-sôr’ē-əm)
n. pl. sen·so·ri·ums or sen·so·ri·a (-sôr’ē-ə)
The part of the brain that receives and coordinates all the stimuli conveyed to various sensory centers.
The sensory system of the body.
- Sensor network
noun 1. (computing) a network of tiny autonomous devices embedded in everyday objects or sprinkled on the ground, able to communicate using wireless links
adjective 1. of or relating to the senses or sensation. 2. Physiology. noting a structure for conveying an impulse that results or tends to result in sensation, as a nerve. adjective 1. of or relating to the senses or the power of sensation 2. of or relating to those processes and structures within an organism […]
- Sensory aphasia
sensory aphasia n. Aphasia in which the ability to comprehend written or spoken words is lost. Also called impressive aphasia, receptive aphasia.
noun 1. the region of the cerebral cortex concerned with receiving and interpreting sensory information from various parts of the body. sensory cortex n. The somatic sensory, auditory, visual, and olfactory regions of the cerebral cortex considered as a group.