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Term:
sensory stimulus (XCO:0000047)
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An action or condition designed to cause the registration or perception of a stimulus and the voyage made by incoming nerve impulses from the sense organs to the nerve centers. A stimulus is anything that excites or incites an organism or part thereof to function, become active, or respond.
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Definition Sources: MedicineNet:http://www.medterms.com, Mosby:Mosbys_Medical_Dictionary--8th_Ed

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