"entoperipheral" meaning in All languages combined

Adjective [English]

  1. Being, or having its origin, within the external surface of the body; especially applied to feelings, such as hunger, produced by internal disturbances. Tags: not-comparable Topics: medicine, physiology, sciences Topical categories: Physiology Non-topical categories: English adjectives, English lemmas, English uncomparable adjectives, English words prefixed with ento-
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Related terms: epiperipheral

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      "word": "epiperipheral"
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      "examples": [
        {
          "ref": "1870-1880, Herbert Spencer, Principles of Psychology",
          "text": "On comparing these three great orders of feelings , we found that whereas the epiperipheral are relational to a very great extent , the entoperipheral , and still more the central , have but small aptitudes for entering into relations"
        }
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        "Being, or having its origin, within the external surface of the body; especially applied to feelings, such as hunger, produced by internal disturbances."
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