SKIN RECEPTOR

a nerve ending in the skin responding to pain, temperature and other stimuli.

SKIN RECEPTOR: "The skin receptor in Joe's hand was responding the pain from burning himself."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SKIN RECEPTOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/skin-receptor/ (accessed October 18, 2021).
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