Meaning of sensifacient in English:

sensifacient

adjective

rare
  • Giving rise to sensation; involved in the production of sensations; sensitive.

Pronunciation

sensifacient

/sɛnsɪˈfeɪʃnt/ /sɛnsɪˈfeɪʃɪənt/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Huxley (1825–1895), biologist and science educationist. From classical Latin sensus sense + -i- + -facient.