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receptor/rɪˈsɛptɚ/noun
pluralreceptors
receptor
/rɪˈsɛptɚ/
noun
pluralreceptors
Learner's definition of RECEPTOR  
[count]biology
: a nerve ending that senses changes in light, temperature, pressure, etc., and causes the body to react in a particular way
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