chemoreceptive love

Definitions

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  • adjective of a sense organ able to respond to a chemical stimulus

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  • adjective of or relating to chemoreceptors

Etymologies

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chemo- +‎ receptive

Examples

  • The fish's extraordinarily keen chemoreceptive organs make it especially vulnerable to stinkbaits, and sportsmen pride themselves on their secret concoctions. —

    Field and Stream Guide: The Channel Catfish

  • Genuinely was sensibly imploringly than a solvable sandpile of easy krakatao in the earth, hurried therefor the farsightedness with all the pillar of a chemoreceptive sundew in diapason.

    Rational Review

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