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We found 47 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word receptor:
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General dictionaries General (24 matching dictionaries)
  1. receptor: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. receptor: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. receptor: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Receptor, receptor: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. receptor: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Receptor (free nerve ending): InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  7. receptor: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. receptor: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. receptor: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. receptor: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. receptor: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. receptor: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Receptor (biochemistry), Receptor (biology), Receptor (disambiguation), Receptor (proteomics), Receptor: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  14. receptor: Rhymezone [home, info]
  15. receptor: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  16. receptor: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  17. receptor: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  18. receptor: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. receptor: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  20. receptor: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  21. receptor: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  22. receptor: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Receptor: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. receptor: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptor: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. Receptor: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Receptor: AIDSinfo Glossary [home, info]
  3. receptor: Breast Cancer Talking Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Receptor(s): Merck Manuals [home, info]
  5. receptor: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Receptor: Glossary of Terms Used in Medicinal Chemistry [home, info]
  7. Receptor: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  8. receptor: Prostate Cancer Interactive Glossary [home, info]
  9. Receptor: Allergy Glossary [home, info]
  10. Receptor: GI Disorders [home, info]
  11. Receptor: AIDS Medical Glossary and Drug Chart [home, info]
  12. receptor: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  13. receptor: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  14. Receptor (biochemistry), Receptor (sensory system), receptor: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  15. Receptor: WeMove Glossary of Terms [home, info]
  16. Receptor: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  17. receptor: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Receptor: Drug Discovery and Development [home, info]
  2. Receptor: Medicinal Chemistry [home, info]
  3. receptor: General Chemistry Online [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (receptor)

noun:  a cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response
noun:  an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation

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