tactoreceptor

noun

tac·​to·​receptor
¦tak(ˌ)tō+
: tactile receptor

Word History

Etymology

Latin tactus sense of touch + English -o- + receptor

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“Tactoreceptor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tactoreceptor. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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