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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A nerve ending, cell, or group of cells specialized to sense or receive light.

Usage examples (37)
  • Arendt D Evolution of eyes and photoreceptor cell types.
  • Chance is involved in the determination of photoreceptor types.
  • How many photons are necessary for one photoreceptor in to react?
  • Bi and colleagues used a mouse model of photoreceptor degeneration. for more
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