corpuscle of Herbst

noun
\ -ˈhe(ə)rpst How to pronounce corpuscle of Herbst (audio) \

Medical Definition of corpuscle of Herbst

: any of several tactile organs that are found in birds and are related to Pacinian corpuscles

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“Corpuscle of Herbst.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/corpuscle%20of%20Herbst. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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