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Definition 1: the body's system of sense organs - [noun denoting body]

(sensory system is a kind of ...) a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts

"the body has a system of organs for digestion"

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the sensory system for hearing

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the sensory system for vision

(... is a kind of sensory system ) organs mediating the labyrinthine sense; concerned with equilibrium

(sensory system is a part of ...) an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation

(sensory system is a part of ...) a collective term for numerous olfactory filaments in the nasal mucosa

(... is part of sensory system) the entire physical structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)

"he felt as if his whole body were on fire"

Definition 2: a particular sense - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for sensory system in the sense of this definition

(sensory system is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the ability to see; the visual faculty

(... is a kind of sensory system ) any of the sensory systems that mediate sensations of pressure and tickle and warmth and cold and vibration and limb position and limb movement and pain

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the ability to hear; the auditory faculty

"his hearing was impaired"

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth

"his cold deprived him of his sense of taste"

(... is a kind of sensory system ) the faculty that enables us to distinguish scents

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