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sensate

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English sensat from Late Latin sensatus "able to sense" from Latin sensus, "sense".

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sensate (comparative more sensate, superlative most sensate)

  1. Perceived by one or more of the senses.
  2. Having the ability to sense things physically.
  3. Felt or apprehended through a sense, or the senses.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Baxter to this entry?)

VerbEdit

sensate (third-person singular simple present sensates, present participle sensating, simple past and past participle sensated)

  1. (transitive) To feel or apprehend by means of the senses; to perceive.
    to sensate light, or an odour
    • R. Hooke
      As those of the one are sensated by the ear, so those of the other are by the eye.

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sensate f

  1. Feminine plural form of sensato

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LatinEdit

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sēnsāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of sēnsātus