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Definition of the noun aftersensation

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noun - plural: aftersensations

  1. an image (usually a negative image) that persists after stimulation has ceased
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • synonym of aftersensation: afterimage
    • more generic term: memory image = a mental image of something previously experienced
    • more specific word: aftertaste = an afterimage of a taste

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Google previewA Dictionary of Hallucinations (2009)

by Jan Dirk Blom

A Aftersensation. Aftersensation. see Aftereffect.

Aftersensation Agaric and Hallucinations Agathosma Reference AIDS and Hallucinations Akinetopsia References Akoasm References .

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

See also aftersensation, positive afterimage and negative afterimage. aftersensation A sensory impression in any modality which persists after cessation of the causing stimulus, but which may have different characteristics from the original ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2015)

by Andrew M. Colman

See also aftersensation, Aubert effect, Bidwell's ghost, Emmert's law, flight of colours, iconic store, McCollough effect, visual illusion. Compare eidetic image. aftersensation n. Any *sensation persisting after the cessation of the *stimulus (1, 3), ...

Google previewThe Dictionary for Human Factors/Ergonomics (1992)

by James H. Stramler, Jr.

tract followed by a constriction afterimage an aftersensation in the visual system; also after-image, after image; see positive afterimage, negative afterimage aftersensation a sensory impression in any modality which persists after cessation of ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Psychology (1991)

by Stuart Sutherland

aftersensation. Any sensation remaining after the stimulus ceases, regardless of the sensory modality. A- gamma fibre. A synonym for GAMMA MOTOR NEURON. age-equivalent scale. A measure ...

Google previewCollins Rhyming Dictionary (2014)

by Rosalind Fergusson

aftersensation, argumentation,carbonization, harmonization 8.42 alienation, deification, reification, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

A secondary or consequent sensation: as, the aftersensation of pain which follows the sensation of pressure when the skin is lightly tapped with a needle. after-shock (af'tèr-shok), n. A shock following a primary shock; a succeeding shock.

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Education (2008)

by Maqbool Ahmad

Positive aftersensation. Sensation of the original hue after stimulation ceases. Positive behavior support. A modification of traditional applied behavior analysis that includes identifying the purpose that an undesirable behavior serves for a ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary (1995)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc, Roger W. Pease, Jr.

visual sensation occurring after stimulation by its external cause has ceased — called also aftersensation, aftervision af-teHoad \'af-Or-ilod\ ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

A secondary or consequent sensation: as, the aftersensation of pain which follows the sensation of £ when the skin is lightly tapped with a needle. after- shock (af'tèr-shok), n. A shock following a primary shock; a succeeding shock.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

A secondary or consequent sensation: as, the aftersensation of pain which follows the sensation of #' when the skin is lightly tapped with a needle. after- shock (af'tèr-shok), n. A shock following a primary shock; a succeeding shock.

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

syN aftersensation. after-load (after-lód) 1. The arrangement of a muscle so that, in shortening, ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage

See aftersensation. afeter-pains (āf/tor-pânz') pln, Cramps or pains following childbirth, caused by contractions of the uterus. afeter-per-cep°tion (āf'tar-por-sép' shon) n. Perception of a sensation after the stimulus that produced it has ceased to ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary Elsevieron VitalSource (2011)

by Dorland

aftersensation. af•ter•load (af0ter-lo ̄d00) in cardiac physiology, the force against which cardiac muscle shortens. In isolated muscle it ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

A secondary or consequent sensation: as, the aftersensation of pain which follows the sensation of pressure when the skin is lightly tapped with a needle. after-shock (af'tèr-shok), n. A shock following a primary shock; a succeeding shock.

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Scrabble value of A1F4T1E1R1S1E1N1S1A1T1I1O1N1

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