Term:sensory perception
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Definition:The series of events required for an organism to receive a sensory stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. This is a neurological process.
Synonyms:xref: Wikipedia:Perception

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  biological_process 17941
    multicellular organismal process 8573
      system process 3263
        nervous system process 2574
          sensory perception 2044
            detection of stimulus involved in sensory perception + 1550
            equilibrioception + 9
            magnetoreception + 0
            proprioception + 5
            regulation of sensory perception + 56
            sensory perception of chemical stimulus + 1533
            sensory perception of electrical stimulus + 0
            sensory perception of gravity + 0
            sensory perception of humidity + 0
            sensory perception of light stimulus + 140
            sensory perception of mechanical stimulus + 267
            sensory perception of pain + 153
            sensory perception of temperature stimulus + 27
            sensory processing + 2
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