Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[sen-suh-ree] /ˈsɛn sə ri/

of or relating to the or .
Physiology. noting a structure for conveying an impulse that results or tends to result in , as a nerve.
of or relating to the senses or the power of sensation
of or relating to those processes and structures within an organism that receive stimuli from the environment and convey them to the brain

1749, “pertaining to sense or sensation,” from Latin sensorius, from sensus, past participle of sentire “to perceive, feel” (see sense (n.)).

sensory sen·so·ry (sěn’sə-rē)

Involving the sense organs or the nerves that relay messages from them. Compare motor.


Read Also:

  • Interseptal

    [in-ter-sep-tl] /ˌɪn tərˈsɛp tl/ adjective 1. situated between septa.

  • Intersession

    [in-ter-sesh-uh n] /ˈɪn tərˌsɛʃ ən/ noun 1. a period between two academic terms.

  • Interset

    [set] /sɛt/ verb (used with object), set, setting. 1. to put (something or someone) in a particular place: to set a vase on a table. 2. to place in a particular position or posture: Set the baby on his feet. 3. to place in some relation to something or someone: We set a supervisor over […]

  • Intersex

    [in-ter-seks] /ˈɪn tərˌsɛks/ Biology noun 1. an individual having reproductive organs or external sexual characteristics of both male and female. adjective 2. noting or relating to such an individual; intersexual. /ˈɪntəˌsɛks/ noun 1. the condition of having characteristics intermediate between those of a male and a female 2. an individual, esp a person, exhibiting such […]

Disclaimer: Intersensory definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.