A sensory impression, such an afterimage or aftertaste, that persists following the stimulus has actually ceased.
A sensation or feeling effect after the elimination of a stimulus creating a primary feeling, and reproducing the primary sensation in positive, negative, or complementary type. The aftersensation are continuous with the major feeling or follow it after an interval.
In psychology: An after-image.
another or consequent feeling: as, the after-sensation of pain which uses the impression of pressure once the epidermis is lightly tapped with a needle.
an image (usually an adverse picture) that persists after stimulation has ceased