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Meaning of LIMEN

Pronunciation:  'lImun

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the smallest detectable sensation

LIMEN is a 5 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: threshold
 See Also: absolute threshold, difference limen, difference threshold, differential limen, differential threshold, sensation, sense datum, sense experience, sense impression



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: affectibility, border line, bound, boundary, boundary condition, boundary line, bourn, break boundary, breakoff point, ceiling, circumscription, compass, confine, cutoff, cutoff point, deadline, delimitation, determinant, division line, end, extremity, finish, floor, frontier, hedge, high-water mark, impressibility, impressionability, interface, limit, limitation, limiting factor, line, line of demarcation, lower limit, low-water mark, march, mark, mete, openness to sensation, perceptibility, physical sensibility, readiness of feeling, receptiveness, receptivity, sensation level, sensibility, sensibleness, sentience, sentiency, start, starting line, starting point, susceptibility, susceptivity, target date, term, terminal date, terminus, threshold, threshold of sensation, time allotment, upper limit