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insentience (s) (noun), insentiences (pl)
1. Anything which does not have physical perceptions: A rock may be described as being an insentience as it has no way of perceiving its environment, however it is ridiculous to say that animals are creatures of insentience!
2. Without consciousness or being inanimate and so without life: After her fall, Carol lay on the ground, apparently in a state of insentience, until she started to move her legs and arm.
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