[ sen-suh-ree-noo r-uh l, -nyoo r- ]
/ ˌsɛn sə riˈnʊər əl, -ˈnyʊər- /


related to or affecting a sensory nerve or a sensory mechanism together with its neural circuitry.

Origin of sensorineural

First recorded in 1975–80; sensory + neural Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for sensorineural

[ sĕn′sə-rē-nurəl ]


Of, relating to, or involving the sensory nerves, especially as they affect the hearing.
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