feeler

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feel·er

noun \ˈfē-lər\

: a movable part (such as an antenna) of an animal or insect that is used for touching things

: a suggestion or question to find out the thoughts or opinions of other people

Full Definition of FEELER

:  one that feels: as
a :  a tactile process (as a tentacle) of an animal
b :  something (as a proposal) ventured to ascertain the views of others

First Known Use of FEELER

1526

feel·er

noun \ˈfē-lər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FEELER

: one that feels; especially : a tactile process (as a tentacle) of an animal

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