- perception of atmospheric conditions, as the perception of odors by the antennae of insects.
Also aer·o·scep·sis [air-oh-skep-sis] /ˌɛər oʊˈskɛp sɪs/.
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Aeroscepsy: The faculty of observing atmospheric changes: supposed to be located in the antenna.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
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