chemoreceptor definition

  • noun:
    • A sensory neurological mobile or good sense organ, by smell or flavor, that reacts to chemical stimuli.
    • a feeling organ, or among its cells (such as those the sense of taste or scent), that can respond to a chemical stimulation; a chemosensor
    • a sensory receptor that reacts to compound stimuli

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