the structure that is involved in sensation that includes the sense organs and receptors, afferent sensory neurons and sensory areas of termination in the cerebral cortex. See auditory system; gustatory system; olfactory system; somatosensory system; visual system; vestibular system.

SENSORY SYSTEM: "Our sensory system allows to process and examine all of the sensations we receive."
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