thermoreceptor love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A sensory receptor that responds to heat and cold.

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  • noun biology A nerve cell that is sensitive to changes in temperature

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  • noun a sensory receptor that responds to heat and cold


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  • The temperature changes will reduce your pain perception by stimulating thermoreceptor sites in your brain.

    The Official Lamaze® Guide Judith Lothian RN 2010


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