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organoleptic

[ awr-guh-nl-ep-tik, awr-gan-l-ep‐ ]
/ ˌɔr gə nlˈɛp tɪk, ɔrˌgæn lˈɛp‐ /
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adjective

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

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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
/ (ˌɔːɡənəʊˈlɛptɪk) /

adjective physiol

able to stimulate an organ, esp a special sense organ
able to perceive a sensory stimulus
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Medical 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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