TELECEPTOR

noun. a sensory nerve terminal which can identify stimulants from a distance. Commonly referred to as distance receptor.

TELECEPTOR: "Teleceptors exist in a myriad of places, such as the ears and eyes."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TELECEPTOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/teleceptor/ (accessed July 12, 2020).
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