mechanosensory

adjective
mech·​a·​no·​sen·​so·​ry | \ -ˈsen(t)-sə-rē How to pronounce mechanosensory (audio) \

Medical Definition of mechanosensory

: of, relating to, or functioning in the sensing of mechanical stimuli (as pressure or vibration) mechanosensory cells mechanosensory neurons

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“Mechanosensory.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mechanosensory. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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