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sense organs
Portions of the body enabling information from the outside world to be received through specific receptors that are connected to the brain by the nerves.

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Sense enabling the skin to detect sensations (contact, heat, pain and others) due to specialized receptors spread widely over the surface of the body.

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Sense that perceives sounds and maintains balance; the human ear is capable of distinguishing almost 400,000 sounds.

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smell and taste
Since the oral and nasal cavities are connected, the olfactory sense affects taste. The human being can distinguish four basic flavors and almost 10,000 odors.

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The human being possesses a highly developed visual sensitivity, far superior to that of the other senses.