1. An anatomical or physiological abnormality interfering with transmission of information from a sense organ to its reception point in the brain or spinal column. 2. A disorder of sensory function with no apparent cause that could be psychological. Also called sensory disturbance.

SENSORY DISORDER 1: "Joe had a sensory disorder to his hearing due to a build up of fluid in his ear."
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