insentiment

Insentiment

In*sen"ti*ment\, a. Not sentient; not having perception, or the power of perception.

The . . . attributes of an insentient, inert substance. --Reid.

But there can be nothing like to this sensation in the rose, because it is insentient. --Sir W. Hamilton.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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