from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In psychology, a sensation or a group of sensations, regarded not as states of consciousness but as mental processes.


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  • Long before the dawn of modern psychology, Aristotle emphasized the fact that we never think without having an accompanying sense-process, whether it be a visual image, or an auditory symbol or even the motor impression of a word.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss


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