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senses, plural;
  1. Perceive by a sense or senses
    • - with the first frost, they could sense a change in the days
  2. Be aware of
    • - she could sense her father's anger rising
  3. Be aware that something is the case without being able to define exactly how one knows
    • - he could sense that he wasn't liked
  4. (of a machine or similar device) Detect
    • - an optical fiber senses a current flowing in a conductor
  1. A faculty by which the body perceives an external stimulus; one of the faculties of sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch
    • - the bear has a keen sense of smell that enables it to hunt at dusk
  2. A feeling that something is the case
    • - she had the sense of being a political outsider
  3. An awareness or feeling that one is in a specified state
    • - you can improve your general health and sense of well-being
  4. A keen intuitive awareness of or sensitivity to the presence or importance of something
    • - she had a fine sense of comic timing
  5. A sane and realistic attitude to situations and problems
    • - he earned respect by the good sense he showed at meetings
  6. A reasonable or comprehensible rationale
    • - I can't see the sense in leaving all the work to you
  7. A way in which an expression or a situation can be interpreted; a meaning
    • - it is not clear which sense of the word “characters” is intended in this passage
  8. A property, e.g., direction of motion, distinguishing a pair of objects, quantities, effects, etc., that differ only in that each is the reverse of the other

  9. Relating to or denoting a coding sequence of nucleotides, complementary to an antisense sequence

  1. a general conscious awareness; "a sense of security"; "a sense of happiness"; "a sense of danger"; "a sense of self"
  2. feel: perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
  3. detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization"
  4. the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
  5. smell: become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"
  6. 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"
  7. Senses are the physiological capacities within organisms that provide inputs for perception. The senses and their operation, classification, and theory are overlapping topics studied by a variety of fields, most notably neuroscience, cognitive psychology (or cognitive science), and philosophy of ...
  8. Sense is the second album by British band The Lightning Seeds, released in 1992 and produced chiefly by Ian Broudie and Simon Rogers.
  9. Sense is a national charity in the United Kingdom that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind.
  10. Sense District (Sensebezirk, French: District de la Singine) is one of the seven administrative district of the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland, and the only completely German-speaking one. It is named for the Sense River, which forms the majority of its eastern border with the canton of Bern. ...
  11. In electronics, sense is a technique used in power supplies to produce the correct voltage for a load. ...
  12. Sense, when applied in a molecular biology context, is a general concept used to compare the polarity of nucleic acid molecules, such as DNA or RNA, to other nucleic acid molecules. Depending on the context within molecular biology, sense may have slightly different meanings.
  13. One of the methods for a living being to gather data about the world; sight, smell, hearing, touch, taste; A general conscious awareness; Sound practical judgment, as in common sense; The meaning, reason, or value of something; A natural appreciation or ability; The way that a referent is ...
  14. (senseful) Full of sense; meaningful; with reason; reasonable
  15. (Senses) The means through which the body feels and perceives to include seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, and tasting.
  16. (Senses) Body parts that receive messages and send them to the brain; the eyes, ears, skin, nose, and tongue are sensory organs.
  17. (5 senses) Your five senses include your nose (to smell), mouth (to taste), skin (to feel), eyes (to see), and ears (to hear).
  18. (Senses) In general, gateways of communication between the perceiving function of the ego and the corresponding elements of the plane where it is functioning. The physical senses appeared in serial evolution in the order of hearing, touch, sight, taste, and smell. ...
  19. (Senses) You should try to learn with several senses. That means to learn a word: read it aloud (speaking, hearing), write it down (doing, seeing), build a sentence with the word to better connect it in context. Imagine the meaning of the word: what it looks like and how it feels or smells.
  20. (Senses) are susceptible to education. Acuity can be increased and extended bar beyond current use. Suspect the information given by the senses. Suspicion and doubt are an incitement to research (question and discover) and research is the way which leads to knowledge.
  21. (Senses) learning techniques developed specifically to stimulate one or all of the five senses, so that students can make more complete connections to concepts.
  22. (Senses) sounds, textures, temperatures, visuals (such as colors, luminescence, and contrasts), tastes, and smells.
  23. Their senses are similar to humans including their hearing, sight (most are near sighted), smell, taste, and touch.
  24. A custom user interface (or skin) on top of Android. Exclusive to HTC smartphones.
  25. Sense is that part of a system that can receive communications from the environment.