hair cell

noun
|Updated on: 28 Jun 2018

Definition of hair cell

: a cell with hairlike processes; especially : one of the sensory cells in the auditory epithelium of the organ of Corti

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circa 1890

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hair cell

noun

medical Definition of hair cell

: a cell with hairlike processes; especially : one of the sensory cells in the auditory epithelium of the organ of Corti

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