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sensorineural

[sen-suh-ree-noo r-uh l, -nyoo r-]
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adjective
  1. related to or affecting a sensory nerve or a sensory mechanism together with its neural circuitry.

Origin of sensorineural

First recorded in 1975–80; sensory + neural
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sensorineural in Medicine

sensorineural

(sĕn′sə-rē-nurəl)
adj.
  1. Of, relating to, or involving the sensory nerves, especially as they affect the hearing.
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