auditory receptor cell
A columnar cell in the epithelium of the organ of Corti having hairs.Corti's cell
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Wednesday Winner: Proprioception
Today’s Word of the Day was chosen by RaghuRam K. from Chennai, India! Proprioception means “perception governed by physiological receptors, as awareness of the position of one’s body.” Submit your favorite word here and it could be chosen as one of our Word of the Day selections! #WordOfTheDay – proprioception: http://t.co/r2hrlGRxVw @dictionarycom I always know where my body is — Chet (@ChetShirle) July 8, 2015
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