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exteroceptor


exteroceptor

noun ex·tero·cep·tor \-ˈsep-tər\

Definition of EXTEROCEPTOR

:  a sense receptor (as of touch, temperature, smell, vision, or hearing) excited by exteroceptive stimuli—compare interoceptor
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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