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sense

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noun \ˈsen(t)s\

Medical Definition of sense

  1. 1a:  the faculty of perceiving by means of sense organsb:  a specialized function or mechanism (as sight, hearing, smell, taste, or touch) by which an animal receives and responds to external or internal stimulic:  the sensory mechanisms constituting a unit distinct from other functions (as movement or thought)

  2. 2:  a particular sensation or kind or quality of sensation <a good sense of balance>




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sense

transitive verb

Medical Definition of sense

sensed; sensing

  1. :  to perceive by the senses





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