AskDefine | Define sensations

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. Plural of sensation



  1. Plural of sensation

Extensive Definition

In psychology, sensation is the first stage in the biochemical and neurologic events that begins with the impinging of a stimulus upon the receptor cells of a sensory organ, which then leads to perception, the mental state that is reflected in statements like "I see a uniformly blue wall." In other words, sensations are the first stages in the functioning of senses.
sensations in Estonian: Aisting
sensations in French: Sensation
sensations in Hebrew: תחושה
sensations in Italian: Sensazione
sensations in Portuguese: Sensação
sensations in Russian: Ощущение
sensations in Tagalog: Pakikiramdam
sensations in Ukrainian: Відчуття
sensations in Urdu: حس
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1