Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Exteroceptors

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

exteroceptor

One of the peripheral end organs of the afferent nerves in the skin or mucous membrane, which respond to stimulation by external agents.

Origin: L. Exterus, external, _ receptor, receiver