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perceptual

[per-sep-choo-uh l]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or involving perception.

Origin of perceptual

1875–80; percept + -ual, on the model of concept, conceptual
Related formsper·cep·tu·al·ly, adverbin·ter·per·cep·tu·al, adjectivein·ter·per·cep·tu·al·ly, adverbnon·per·cep·tu·al, adjectiveun·per·cep·tu·al, adjectiveun·per·cep·tu·al·ly, adverb
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perceptual

adjective
  1. of or relating to perception
Derived Formsperceptually, adverb
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Word Origin and History for perceptual

adj.

1852; see percept + -al (1). Related: Perceptually.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

perceptual in Medicine

perceptual

(pər-sĕpchōō-əl)
adj.
  1. Of, based on, or involving perception.
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