tactoreceptor tac·to·re·cep·tor (tāk’tō-rĭ-sěp’tər)
A receptor that responds to touch.
noun 1. a keen sense of what to say or do to avoid giving offense; skill in dealing with difficult or delicate situations. 2. a keen sense of what is appropriate, tasteful, or aesthetically pleasing; taste; discrimination. 3. touch or the sense of touch. noun 1. a sense of what is fitting and considerate in […]
adjective 1. of or relating to the sense of touch. 2. communicating or imparting the sensation of contact; arising from or due to touch. adjective 1. caused by touch; causing a tactile sensation 2. of or relating to the tactile sense or the organs of touch tactual tac·tu·al (tāk’chōō-əl) adj. Tactile.
noun 1. the basic metrical unit in medieval music.
noun 1. a former city in the Federal District of Mexico: now a SW district of Mexico City; national observatory.