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senses

are the physiological methods of perception. The senses andtheir operation, classification, and theory are overlappingtopics studied by a variety of fields, most notably neuroscience, cognitive psychology (or cognitive science),and philosophy of perception.

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September 20th 2021

cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.