Definition of sensiferous in English:

sensiferous

adjective

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  • Conveying or producing sensations; (in later use) specifically designating the parts of the nervous system responsible for sensation.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin sensifer that causes sensation (from sensus + -fer) + -ous; compare -ferous.

Pronunciation

sensiferous

/sɛnˈsɪf(ə)rəs/