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Term:
mechanoreceptor morphology trait (VT:0000972)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
amacrine cell morphology trait 
chemoreceptor morphology trait +  
horizontal cell morphology trait 
mechanical nociception trait  
mechanoreceptor morphology trait +  
Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the shape, structure, color, or pattern of the receptors of the body, usually nerve termini, that respond to mechanical pressure or distortion.
nociceptor morphology trait 
polymodal receptor morphology trait 
proprioceptive neuron morphology trait 
retinal ganglion cell quantity 
retinal photoreceptor morphology trait +  
sensory neuron quantity 
tactition trait 
thermoreceptor morphology trait 

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Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8

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