chordotonal

[ kawr-duh-tohn-l ]
/ ˌkɔr dəˈtoʊn l /

adjective

(of an insect) responsive to sound vibrations, as certain organs or parts.

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Origin of chordotonal

First recorded in 1885–90; chord1 + -o- + tonal
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