Dictionary.net

Usage examples for sensory

  1. Something to do with suspended animation, with contra- terrene matter, with teleportation, something about latent extra- sensory powers in everyone, about the ability to break down an object- or a creature or a man- to its component atoms, to reverse- that's the word, reverse- those atoms and send them spinning off into space as contra- terrene matter. – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
  2. They are sensory, and are the special nerves of smell. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  3. 2. Development of nervous system through use: Importance of stimulus and response- Effect of sensory stimuli- Necessity for motor activity- Development of the association centers- The factors involved in a simple action. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  4. For example, in the motor region one small area seems connected with movements of the head, one with the arm, one with the leg, one with the face, and another with the organs of speech; likewise in the sensory region, one area is devoted to vision, one to hearing, one to taste and smell, and one to touch, etc. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  5. For these patients the explanation of the present state of our knowledge as to reflex disturbance of sensory nerves will be of therapeutic value. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
X