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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sen·tient /ˈsɛn(t)ʃ(i)ənt, ˈsɛntiənt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sen·tient /ˈsɛnʧ(ɪ)ənt, ˈsɛntɪənt/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sen·ti·ent a.  Having a faculty, or faculties, of sensation and perception. Specif. Physiol., especially sensitive; as, the sentient extremities of nerves, which terminate in the various organs or tissues.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sen·ti·ent, n. One who has the faculty of perception; a sentient being.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: endowed with feeling and unstructured consciousness; "the
             living knew themselves just sentient puppets on God's
             stage"- T.E.Lawrence [syn: animate] [ant: insentient]
      2: consciously perceiving; "sentient of the intolerable load";
         "a boy so sentient of his surroundings"- W.A.White