Conducting a sensation. [L. sensus, sense, + fero, to carry]

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sen·sif·er·ous (sen-sifґər-əs) [sensi- + -ferous] transmitting sensations.

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  • Sensiferous — Sen*sif er*ous, a. [L. sensifer; sensus sense + ferre to bear.] Exciting sensation; conveying sensation. Huxley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sensiferous — conveying sensation Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • Neurosensiferous — Neu ro*sen*sif er*ous, a. [neuro + sensiferous.] (Zo[ o]l.) Pertaining to, or forming, both nerves and sense organs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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