noun 1. (usually used with a singular verb) the art or science of disposing military or naval forces for battle and maneuvering them in battle. 2. (used with a plural verb) the maneuvers themselves. 3. (used with a singular verb) any mode of procedure for gaining advantage or success. 4. (usually used with a singular […]
adjective 1. of, pertaining to, endowed with, or affecting the sense of touch. 2. perceptible to the touch; tangible. adjective 1. of, relating to, affecting, or having a sense of touch: a tactile organ, tactile stimuli 2. (rare) capable of being touched; tangible tactile tac·tile (tāk’təl, -tīl’) adj. Perceptible to the sense of touch; tangible. […]
- Tactile anesthesia
tactile anesthesia n. Loss or impairment of the sense of touch.
- Tactile disk
tactile disk n. A cup-shaped tactile nerve ending that is in contact with a single modified epithelial cell. Also called Merkel’s corpuscle, tactile meniscus.