GUSTATORY SYSTEM

all of the primary structures that are involved with detection and responses to taste and eating. Includes taste buds, papillae, taste cells, taste transduction, neural pathways, brain areas and their functions.

GUSTATORY SYSTEM: "The gustatory system deals with taste."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GUSTATORY SYSTEM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gustatory-system/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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