TOUCH FIBER

a nerve fiber which is a recipient for a mechanical stimulant, like grazing or light contact.

TOUCH FIBER: "The touch fibers can become overstimulated and react negatively to touch."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TOUCH FIBER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/touch-fiber/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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