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Definitions and Synonyms of sensory receptor | Another word for sensory receptor | What is sensory receptor?

Definition 1: an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation - [noun denoting body]

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(sensory receptor is a kind of ...) a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) sense organs of fish and amphibians; believed to detect pressure changes in the water

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a receptor in a muscle that responds to stretching of the muscle tissue

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) one of three tube loops filled with fluid and in planes nearly at right angles with one another; concerned with equilibrium

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a complex system of interconnecting cavities; concerned with hearing and equilibrium

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) the part of the ear that is responsible for sensations of sound

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) the organ of sight

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a sensory receptor that responds to heat and cold

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a sensory receptor that responds to chemical stimuli

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a sensory receptor that responds to pressure

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) a sensory structure capable of light reception located on the dorsal side of the diencephalon in various reptiles

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) any receptor that responds to stimuli outside the body

(... is a kind of sensory receptor ) any receptor that responds to stimuli inside the body

(sensory receptor is a part of ...) a small nipple-shaped protuberance concerned with taste, touch, or smell

"the papillae of the tongue"

(... is part of sensory receptor) the body's system of sense organs

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