phonoreception

[foh-noh-ri-sep-shuh n]

noun

the physiological perception of sound.

Origin of phonoreception

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phonoreception in Medicine

phonoreception

[fō′nō-rĭ-sĕpshən]

n.

Perception of or response to sound waves.
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