[ foh-noh-ri-sep-ter ]
/ ˌfoʊ noʊ rɪˈsɛp tər /
noun Physiology, Biology.
a receptor stimulated by sound waves.
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Medical definitions for phonoreceptor
[ fō′nō-rĭ-sĕp′tər ]
A receptor for sound stimuli.
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