SENSORY NEURON

a neuron that gets information from the environment via specialised receptor cells and transmit it to the central nervous system.

SENSORY NEURON: "A sensory neuron gets information from the environment around it."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSORY NEURON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-neuron/ (accessed October 28, 2020).
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