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1. The act of stimulating, or the state of being stimulated.

2. (Science: physiology) The irritating action of various agents (stimuli) on muscles, nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which activity is evoked; especially, the nervous impulse produced by various agents on nerves, or a sensory end organ, by which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity; irritation.

Origin: L. Stimulatio: cf. F. Stimulation. Any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action.

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experiences occur separately?

... it, you would have to explain how the presence or absence of visual experience could be determined by an event occurring after the visual cortex stimulation! Surely, the visual experience doesn't originate from the centers for speech and higher cognition. Where does this line of reasoning stop? ...

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Fail to see under physiological stimulation

yes i am sure it was expressed and i also saw the activation of Src under PDGF stimulation detecting with pY416-Src antibody

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