sensorineural

sensorineural

[sen-suh-ree-noor-uhl, -nyoor-]
adjective
related to or affecting a sensory nerve or a sensory mechanism together with its neural circuitry.

Origin:
1975–80; sensory + neural

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sensorineural sen·so·ri·neu·ral (sěn'sə-rē-nur'əl, -nyur'-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or involving the sensory nerves, especially as they affect the hearing.

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