Sentiency
Sentience Sen"ti*ence, Sentiency Sen"ti*en*cy, n. [See {Sentient}, {Sentence}.] The quality or state of being sentient; esp., the quality or state of having sensation. --G. H. Lewes. [1913 Webster]

An example of harmonious action between the intelligence and the sentiency of the mind. --Earle. [1913 Webster]


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