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Sensation

Sen`sa´tion
n.1.(Physiol.) An impression, or the consciousness of an impression, made upon the central nervous organ, through the medium of a sensory or afferent nerve or one of the organs of sense; a feeling, or state of consciousness, whether agreeable or disagreeable, produced either by an external object (stimulus), or by some change in the internal state of the body.
2.A purely spiritual or psychical affection; agreeable or disagreeable feelings occasioned by objects that are not corporeal or material.
3.A state of excited interest or feeling, or that which causes it.
Noun1.sensation - an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation; "a sensation of touch"
2.sensation - someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
3.sensation - a general feeling of excitement and heightened interest; "anticipation produced in me a sensation somewhere between hope and fear"
4.sensation - a state of widespread public excitement and interest; "the news caused a sensation"
5.sensation - the faculty through which the external world is apprehended; "in the dark he had to depend on touch and on his senses of smell and hearing"
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