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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus;
- Example: "the candy left him with a bad taste"
- Example: "the melon had a delicious taste"
[syn: taste, taste sensation, gustatory sensation, taste perception, gustatory perception]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

gustatory perception n 1: the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus; "the candy left him with a bad taste"; "the melon had a delicious taste" [syn: taste, taste sensation, gustatory sensation, taste perception, gustatory perception]