Definition of Taste perception
1. Noun. The sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus. "The melon had a delicious taste"
Generic synonyms: Aesthesis, Esthesis, Sensation, Sense Datum, Sense Experience, Sense Impression
Specialized synonyms: Flavor, Flavour, Nip, Relish, Sapidity, Savor, Savour, Smack, Tang, Sugariness, Sweet, Sweetness, Sour, Sourness, Tartness, Bitter, Bitterness, Salinity, Salt, Saltiness, Astringence, Astringency, Finish, Flatness, Mellowness
Derivative terms: Taste, Taste, Taste, Taste
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Literary usage of Taste perception
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1. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"Chauhan, J. Relationships between sour and salt taste perception and selected subject attributes. Journal of the American Dietetic Association 89(5):652-S, ..."
2. A System of Physiologic Therapeutics: A Practical Exposition of the Methods by Solomon Solis-Cohen (1901)
"Reduction and loss of taste perception upon galvanic stimulation has been found on the anterior two-thirds of the tongue, as part and parcel of trigeminal ..."
3. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1904)
"No interference whatever with taste-perception posterior to the circumvallate papillae has ever been observed, nor has he found any alteration in this ..."
4. The Master Mind: Or the Key to Mental Power, Development and Efficiency by Theron Q. Dumont (1913)
"Taste-Perception. In the same way, the perception of taste may be highly developed ... Many persons employed in certain trades have their taste-perception ..."