neurosensory

adjective
neu·​ro·​sen·​so·​ry | \ ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈsen(t)-sə-rē How to pronounce neurosensory (audio) , -ˈsen(t)s-rē, ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neurosensory

: of or relating to afferent nerves

First Known Use of neurosensory

1929, in the meaning defined above

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“Neurosensory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/neurosensory. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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neurosensory

adjective
neu·​ro·​sen·​so·​ry | \ -ˈsen(t)s-(ə-)rē How to pronounce neurosensory (audio) \

Medical Definition of neurosensory

: of or relating to afferent nerves neurosensory control of feeding behavior

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