organoleptic

[awr-guh-nl-ep-tik, awr-gan-l-ep‐]

adjective

perceived by a sense organ.
capable of detecting a sensory stimulus.

Origin of organoleptic

1850–55; organo- + -leptic < Greek lēptikós disposed to accept; see -lepsy, -tic
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British Dictionary definitions for organoleptic

organoleptic

adjective physiol

able to stimulate an organ, esp a special sense organ
able to perceive a sensory stimulus
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Medicine definitions for organoleptic

organoleptic

[ôr′gə-nō-lĕptĭk, ôr-găn′ə-]

adj.

Relating to perception by a sensory organ.
Involving the use of sense organs.
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