chemoreception

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noun che·mo·re·cep·tion \-ri-ˈsep-shən\

Definition of chemoreception

  1. :  the physiological reception of chemical stimuli

chemoreceptive

play \-ˈsep-tiv\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of chemoreception

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1901


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chemoreception

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noun che·mo·re·cep·tion \-ri-ˈsep-shən\

Medical Definition of chemoreception

  1. :  the physiological reception of chemical stimuli

chemoreceptive

\-ˈsep-tiv\play adjective

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