[sen-suh-ree-noo r-uh l, -nyoo r-]

Origin of sensorineural

First recorded in 1975–80; sensory + neural Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

sensorineural in Medicine


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