thermoreceptor

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thermoreceptor

 [ther″mo-re-sep´tor]
a nerve ending sensitive to stimulation by heat.

ther·mo·re·cep·tor

(ther'mō-rē-sep'tŏr, -tōr),
A receptor that is sensitive to heat.

thermoreceptor

/ther·mo·re·cep·tor/ (-re-sep´ter) a nerve ending sensitive to stimulation by heat.

thermoreceptor

(thûr′mō-rĭ-sĕp′tər)
n.
A sensory receptor that responds to heat and cold.

thermoreceptor

[-risep′tər]
Etymology: Gk, thermē, heat; L, recipere, to receive
nerve endings that are sensitive to heat or a rise in body temperature.

ther·mo·re·cep·tor

(thĕr'mō-rĕ-sep'tŏr)
A receptor that is sensitive to heat.

thermoreceptor

A sensory receptor that responds to heat.

thermoreceptor

a sensory nerve ending which is responsive to temperature change.

thermoreceptor

sensory nerve ending in skin specific to heat detection

thermoreceptor

a nerve ending sensitive to stimulation by heat.

cutaneous t's
come in two varieties, cold receptors and warm receptors. Called also peripheral receptors although the latter include, besides cutaneous receptors, those in the mucosae.
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