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sentient

Having a faculty, or faculties, of sensation and perception. Specif.

(Science: physiology) Especially sensitive; as, the sentient extremities of nerves, which terminate in the various organs or tissues.

Origin: L. Sentiens, -entis, p. Pr. Of sentire to discern or perceive by the senses. See Sense.


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Re: Where did human life begin?

... species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.” ~Charles Darwin Unlike other sentient inhabitants (species) of space, kind "homo sapiens" has a developed and advanced material body. This priceless gift of Allows him ...

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by leniel
Tue May 07, 2013 7:23 am
 
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Topic: Where did human life begin?
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... very powerful urge to proliferate, with every species breeding to capacity. Why is this so? What is it that made this drive? And it isn't only sentient objects that have it. It's a universal law. I ask this very question daily.

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by OdinsRaven
Mon May 21, 2012 4:48 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Zoology Question.
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Zoology Question.

... very powerful urge to proliferate, with every species breeding to capacity. Why is this so? What is it that made this drive? And it isn't only sentient objects that have it. It's a universal law.

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by animartco
Sun May 20, 2012 11:24 pm
 
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Topic: Zoology Question.
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Re: Homeostasis and cells

... consciousness is a property of a cell, not a group of cells. No one special cell is implicated. It is proposed that all neurons are conscious, or sentient, to a degree; that the single subjective 'soul' is a confabulation.” Jonathan CW Edwards, University College London Professor of Medicine, ...

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by Chromatidious
Mon Jan 03, 2011 7:15 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Homeostasis and cells
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Re: Homeostasis and cells

... consciousness is a property of a cell, not a group of cells. No one special cell is implicated. It is proposed that all neurons are conscious, or sentient, to a degree; that the single subjective 'soul' is a confabulation.” http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~regfjxe/aw.htm Jonathan CW Edwards University College ...

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by seekeroftruth
Sat Dec 18, 2010 10:54 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Homeostasis and cells
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