subjective sensation n.
A sensation that cannot be readily linked to a verifiable external stimulus.
There is a subjective sensation of mental brilliance, but, as in other cases, this is not borne out by the objective results.
In the fact of resistance, subjective sensation and the perception of an objective reality coincide.
Only when the subjective sensation has ceased, I feel an obscure pain in the brow of the eye in which the phenomenon occurred.