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Meissner's corpuscle

[mahys-nerz]
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noun
  1. tactile corpuscle.
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Origin of Meissner's corpuscle

after German anatomist Georg Meissner (1829–1905), who described them in 1853
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meissner's corpuscle in Medicine

Meissner's corpuscle

(mīsnərz)
n.
  1. tactile corpuscle