perceptual experience

Definitions of perceptual experience
  1. noun
    the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept
    synonyms: percept, perception
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    figure
    a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground
    ground
    a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
    visual image, visual percept
    a percept that arises from the eyes; an image in the visual system
    eye candy
    visual images that are pleasing to see but are intellectually undemanding
    field, field of view
    the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)
    sight
    an instance of visual perception
    aspect, panorama, prospect, scene, view, vista
    the visual percept of a region
    field of regard, field of vision, visual field
    all of the points of the physical environment that can be perceived by a stable eye at a given moment
    type of:
    internal representation, mental representation, representation
    a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
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