Word: haptics (n)
Definition: The branch of psychology that investigates sensory data and sensation derived from the sense of touch and localized on the skin.
Sentence: Haptics help people to communicate through touch.
Where I found it: I heard about this word in my COMM 10 class.
The professor was teaching the class about the different types of ways we can communicate.
The way we use touch to communicate is called haptics.