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sensory receptor <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman

in A Dictionary of Psychology

Third edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199534067
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726828
sensory receptor n.

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An anatomical structure composed of sensory nerve endings adapted to respond to specific stimuli (1) and to convert

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Subjects: Psychology

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