CONTACT SENSE

a feeling wherein a sensorial consciousness develops from immediate communication between the receptors and the stimulant. Such senses are comprised of smell, touch, taste, and more.

CONTACT SENSE: "Contact sense like touch are often heightened whenever another sense, like vision, is lost."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTACT SENSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contact-sense/ (accessed December 4, 2020).
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