/ (ˌnəʊsɪˈsɛptɪv) /
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causing or reacting to pain
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for nociceptive
C20: from Latin nocēre to injure + (re)ceptive
Words nearby nociceptive
no call for, no can do, nocardia, nocebo, nocent, nociceptive, nocireceptor, nock, nocking point, no-claims bonus, no-code
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