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  1. plural of sensum.
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[sen-suh m]
noun, plural sen·sa [sen-suh] /ˈsɛn sə/.
  1. sense datum(def 1).
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Origin of sensum

1915–20; noun use of Latin sēnsum, neuter of sēnsus, past participle of sentīre to feel; see sense
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Historical Examples of sensa

  • The general nature of the sense organs and of sensa tion should now be apparent.

    The Science of Human Nature

    William Henry Pyle

British Dictionary definitions for sensa


noun plural -sa (-sə)
  1. another word for sense datum
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