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- (physiology, dated) Occurring simultaneously, or almost so, with sensory perception.
1854, “Review”, Journal of psychological medicine, volume 7, Three Lectures on the Correlation of Psychology and Physiology, by Daniel Noble, M.D., page 515:
- Emotional sensibility, he thinks, induces its own reactions upon the muscular system, independently of the movements denominated con-sensual.
- Alternative spelling of consensual.