radioreceptor

[ rā′dē-ō-rĭ-sĕptər ]

n.

A receptor that normally responds to radiant energy such as light or heat.

Nearby words

  1. renminbi,
  2. rennes,
  3. rennet,
  4. rennie,
  5. rennie, john,
  6. renninogen,
  7. reno,
  8. reno, janet,
  9. reno-,
  10. renogenic


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