pressoreceptor

[pres-oh-ri-sep-ter]

Origin of pressoreceptor

First recorded in 1940–45; press(ure) + -o- + receptor
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

pressoreceptor in Medicine

pressoreceptor

[prĕs′ō-rĭ-sĕptər]
n.
  1. baroreceptor
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.