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Definition of the noun gustatory sensation
What does gustatory sensation mean as a name of something?
- the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
- lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
- synonyms of gustatory sensation: gustatory perception / taste / taste perception / taste sensation
- more generic terms: aesthesis / esthesis / sensation / sense datum / sense experience / sense impression = an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation
- more specific words:
- sapidity / flavour / flavor / relish / savour / savor / smack / tang / nip = the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
- sugariness / sweetness / sweet = the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
- sourness / tartness / sour = the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
- bitterness / bitter = the taste experience when quinine or coffee is taken into the mouth
- saltiness / salinity / salt = the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
- astringence / astringency = a sharp astringent taste
- finish = the taste of a wine on the back of the tongue
- flatness = a deficiency in flavor
- mellowness = a taste (especially of fruit) that is ripe and of full flavor
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gustatory Sensation
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by J. C. Banerjee
Gustatory Sensation: Taste sensation. Taste cells of the taste buds on the tongue, described above, are receptors of taste sensation. The papillae at the back of the tongue arc called 'circumvallate papillae'. The sides and the tip of the tongue ...
A Dictionary of Medicine Including General Pathology, General Therapeutics, Hygiene, and the Diseases Peculiar to Women and Children (1884)
by Sir Richard Quain (bart.)
The gustatory sensation is perverted; there is dryness of the mouth; and a brassy or metallic taste is generally experienced after the first local corrosive action of the poison has somewhat abated. The countenance is anxious; the skin is pale.
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould
Taste, a gustatory sensation produced some ...
An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)
by George Milbry Gould
Taste, a gustatory sensation produced some time after the stimulus has been removed. A. Treatment. See A. Care. Afterings (af'-ter-ing~z) [A. 5., after, after]. See A fler- milh. Agacement des Dents [F 1.]. The unpleasant sensation of teeth ...
Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott
t after-taste, a gustatory sensation produced some time after the stimulus has been removed, aftei -treatment. See after-care. after-vision ...
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