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organoleptic

[awr-guh-nl-ep-tik, awr-gan-l-ep‐] /ˌɔr gə nlˈɛp tɪk, ɔrˌgæn lˈɛp‐/
adjective
1.
perceived by a sense organ.
2.
capable of detecting a sensory stimulus.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; organo- + -leptic < Greek lēptikós disposed to accept; see -lepsy, -tic
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organoleptic

/ˌɔːɡənəʊˈlɛptɪk/
adjective (physiol)
1.
able to stimulate an organ, esp a special sense organ
2.
able to perceive a sensory stimulus
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organoleptic in Medicine

organoleptic or·gan·o·lep·tic (ôr'gə-nō-lěp'tĭk, ôr-gān'ə-)
adj.

  1. Relating to perception by a sensory organ.

  2. Involving the use of sense organs.

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