TITLE

sense, sensing

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1971
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the terms "sense, sensing" is presented. They refer to perception through a sense organ. They also refer to general faculty by which conditions outside or inside the body are perceived. They also refer to normal power of understanding.
ACCESSION #
21245298

 

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