sentient

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From Latin sentiēns ‎(feeling, perceiving), present active participle of sentiō.

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sentient ‎(comparative more sentient, superlative most sentient)

  1. Conscious or self-aware.
  2. Experiencing sensation, thinking, thought, or feeling.
  3. (chiefly in science fiction) Possessing human-like knowledge and intelligence.

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NounEdit

sentient ‎(plural sentients)

  1. Lifeform with the capability to feel sensation, such as pain.
  2. (chiefly science fiction) An intelligent, self-aware being.

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