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  1. stimulationnoun

    the act of arousing an organism to action

    foreplay, input, stimulant, arousal, stimulus

  2. stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, inputnoun

    any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

    comment, input signal, remark, foreplay, input, arousal, stimulus, stimulant, excitant, stimulant drug

  3. stimulationnoun

    (physiology) the effect of a stimulus (on nerves or organs etc.)

    foreplay, input, stimulant, arousal, stimulus

  4. foreplay, arousal, stimulationnoun

    mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse

    arousal, rousing, stimulant, foreplay, input, stimulus

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  1. Reggie Edgerton:

    There are some conditions [for which] we expect starting out with transcutaneous stimulation may facilitate enough recovery to be on their own with continued rehabilitation.

  2. Andre Machado:

    The expectation is that by applying stimulation, it will augment or boost the effects of physical rehabilitation, we have no expectation that it will cure stroke.

  3. Marcie Bockbrader:

    What this would tell us is if the brain stimulation is working more than just therapy alone.

  4. Anne Milasincic Andrews:

    Something as simple as putting a mint in your mouth can be enough to counteract that zombie-like feeling you get late in the afternoon, once again, just having sensory stimulation.

  5. Masao Miyazaki:

    When iridoid cocktails were applied on the bottom of dishes that were then covered by a punctured plastic cover, cats still exhibited licking and chewing even though they couldn't contact the chemicals directly, this means that licking and chewing is an instinctive behavior elicited by olfactory stimulation of iridoids.

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