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percept

 [per´sept]
the object perceived; the mental image of an object in space perceived by the senses.

per·cept

(per'sept),
1. That which is perceived; the complete mental image, formed by the process of perception, of an object or idea.
2. In clinical psychology, a single unit of perceptual report, such as one of the responses to an inkblot in the Rorschach test.
[L. perceptum, a thing perceived]

percept

(pûr′sĕpt′)
n.
1. The object of perception.
2. A mental impression of something perceived by the senses, viewed as the basic component in the formation of concepts; a sense datum.

per·cept

(pĕr'sept)
1. That which is perceived; the complete mental image, formed by the process of perception, of an object or idea.
2. clinical psychology A single unit of perceptual report, such as one of the responses to an inkblot in the Rorschach test.
[L. perceptum, a thing perceived]

percept 

The complete mental image of an object obtained in response to sensory stimuli.
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In The Book of Whales and Dolphins [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], Liao describes the beauty of the ocean itself from the perspective of his oceanic percepts and affects while encountering dolphins and whales.
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The percepts received from the environment, messages received from other agents and messages internal to an agent are three types of events that might be received by any particular plan.
Furthermore, the fixation of meaning as the corpus-callosum-supported attentional oscillation between left hemisphere's verbal tokens and right hemisphere's modal percepts is not only unsubstantiated but raises obvious questions in the context of split brain cases.
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Focusing on the Deleuzian-Guattarian concepts of affect, percept, and sensation, he grounds the theorists' concepts in practices of reading the poetic image.
It is postulated that we can represent objects as invariant combinations of percepts and responses, suggesting that we will start out from the view-centered representation of objects.
Khoja emphasized the keenness of the Saudi government of culture in which it helps to establish mutual percepts between humankind and rapprochement between peoples, pointing out to the prominence of the cultural aspects on the agenda of the current visit of the Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to France.