chemosensory

adjective
che·​mo·​sen·​so·​ry | \ -ˈsen(t)s-(ə-)rē How to pronounce chemosensory (audio) \

Medical Definition of chemosensory

: of, relating to, or functioning in the sensory reception of chemical stimuli chemosensory hairs insect chemosensory behavior

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“Chemosensory.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chemosensory. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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