Definition of 'sensory'
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Our work is looking at grabbing hold of nerve fibres to get different sensory inputs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The security services used harsh methods of sensory deprivation against prisoners. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This show offers a sensory experience as much as an intellectual thesis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The sensory overload will also ensure they will remember it for years afterwards. Times, Sunday Times (2013)People prefer to take in information in different sensory channels. Training with N.L.P. (1994)It is almost as though plain thinking is being crowded out by an excess of sensory input. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Prisoners can also be kept in conditions of physical discomfort and subjected to sensory deprivation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This means that sensory experiences that are not unpleasant or dangerous are experienced as discomfort or pain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Lose the roof and it is like a sensory overload. The Sun (2006)It was like a sensory deprivation chamber. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The combination is an incredible sensory experience. The Wine Roads of France (1989)Most people go quiet during that time because it increases the sensory experience. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He claimed the sensory deprivation focused all his attention and he sailed through with the highest first in our year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When we study sensation, we are asking just what information the sensory organs receive. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)You get sensory overload and your brain can't process how incredible the moment is. The Sun (2012)Yet, the sensory overload somehow works. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When we study perception we are asking what the individual does with the sensory information, how it is interpreted or combined. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)This would appear to be a careless error, occurring as it does in a section on information theory and sensory capacities. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Of course not, for other animals must juggle sensory inputs as well, and juggle them expertly. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)Some of his behaviour does not have to be suppressed, he simply has to understand it and work out other ways to receive that sensory input. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: sensory ADJECTIVE
Sensory means relating to the physical senses.
...sensory information passing through the spinal cord.
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