SENSE ORGAN By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 an organ that contains receptor cells that are sensitive to stimuli. It is also known as a sensory organ; sensory receptive organ. SENSE ORGAN: "Our eyes, nose and ears are sense organs." Related Psychology Terms OLFACTORY RECEPTOR BARORECEPTOR END ORGAN SUBCOMMISSURAL ORGAN SUPERSENSITIVITY TASTE CELL MECHANORECEPTOR PROXIMAL STIMULUS PACINIAN CORPUSCLE RECEPTOR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSE ORGAN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sense-organ/ (accessed January 10, 2020).