from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Somatosensory.
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- adj. Of or pertaining to somesthesia
- adj. Of or relating to somesthetics
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to organic or common sensation: noting an area in the cortex of the brain which is believed to be the center for such sensation.
Greek sōma, body; see soma1 + Greek aisthētikos, of sense perception; see aesthetic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)